A catalogue containing over 7, 000 botanical illustrations from the collections of the National Museums a Galleries of Wales. It includes works by renowned artists such as Ehret, Blackwell and Redoute, and commissioned works by contemporary artists.This was a new post. created because the Keeper of Botany realised that tresh plant material was unsuitable for ... Encouraged by the Keeper of Botany. she taught herself to make realistic. delicate wax models of plants for exhibition.
|Title||:||Catalogue of Botanical Prints and Drawings at the National Museums & Galleries of Wales|
|Author||:||M. H. Lazarus, National Museums & Galleries of Wales, Heather Susan Pardoe|
|Publisher||:||National Museum Wales - 2003|