Sunday, February 12, 2017

BOOKS: Plant: Exploring the Botanical World

Plant: Exploring the Botanical World
Phaidon Editors (Author)
Hardcover: 352 pages
Phaidon Press (September 26, 2016)
ISBN-10: 0714871486
ISBN-13: 978-0714871486

From Amazon...

The ultimate gift for gardeners and art-lovers, featuring 300 of the most beautiful and pioneering botanical images ever

Following in the footsteps of the international bestseller Map: Exploring the World, this fresh and visually stunning survey celebrates the extraordinary beauty and diversity of plants. It combines photographs and cutting-edge micrograph scans with watercolours, drawings, and prints to bring this universally popular and captivating subject vividly to life. Carefully selected by an international panel of experts and arranged in a uniquely structured sequence to highlight thought-provoking contrasts and similarities, this stunning compilation of botanically themed images includes iconic work by celebrated artists, photographers, scientists, and botanical illustrators, as well as rare and previously unpublished images.

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