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BOTANICALS: BUTTERFLIES AND INSECTS
Leslie K. Overstreet

Assouline, 2008
Hardcover
300 pages
Fully illustrated, colour.
ISBN: 9782759402694

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Flowers, fruits and butterflies come to life in this unique volume, bringing together drawings from over three centuries. Featured are works by leading botanical artists, including Maria Sibylla Merian, a revolutionary female entomologist and natural historian of the seventeenth century; E.A. Seguy, whose nouveau-era work serves as inspiration for many contemporary designers; and Dr. Robert John Thornton, a British visionary renowned for his interest in botany.

 

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