Art of Botanical Illustration
Anderson, F. J.A
Treasury of Flowers: rare illustrations
from the collection of the New York Botanical Garden. Boston: Little
Blunt, Wilfrid, 1901-
The Illustrated Herbal. New York, N.Y.:
Thames and Hudson, 1994.
Brindle, John V.
Flora Portrayed: classics of botanical art from the
Hunt Institute collection. Pittsburgh: Hunt Institute for Botanical
Documentation, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1985.
Nature into Art: A Treasury of Great Natural
History Books. New York: Mayflower Books, 1979.
Ehret: Flower Painter Extraordinary: an illustrated
biography. Oxford: Phaidon, 1977.
Coats, Alice M.
The Book of Flowers; four centuries of flower illustration. London:
A Celebration of Flowers: Two Hundred Years of Curtis's
Botanical Magazine. Kew: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, in association
with Collingridge, 1987.
Milestones in Colour Printing 1457-1859. New York: Cambridge University
The Glory of the Garden: a loan exhibition in association with the
Royal Horticultural Society. London: Sotheby's, 1987.
Johnston, Stanley H.
Cleveland's Treasures from the World of Botanical Literature. Wilmington,
Ohio: Orange Frazer Press, 1998.
Kabelac, Karl Sanford.
"Nineteenth-Century Rochester Fruit and Flower Plates" in University
of Rochester Library Bulletin. Volume XXXV, 1982. Pp. 93-113.
Kramer, Jack, 1927-
Women of Flowers: A Tribute to Victorian Women
Illustrators. New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1996.
New York Public Library.
Nature's Mirror: 200 Years of Botanical Illustration.
New York: New York Public Library c1989.
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
From Seed to Flower: Philadelphia, 1681-1876: a horticultural point
Philadelphia: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, 1976.
The Painter as Naturalist: from Durer to Redoute. New York: Abbeville,
Rix, Martyn. The Art of Botanical Illustration. New York: Arch
Cape Press: Distributed by Crown Publishers, 1990.
St. Louis Mercantile Library Association.
Seed for Thought: an exhibition of early seed catalogues, horticultural
manuals and illustrated books related to 19th and 20th century American
gardening. St. Louis: St. Louis Mercantile Library Association, c1988
Picturing Plants: An Analytical History of Botanical
Illustration. Berkeley: University of California Press in association
with the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1995.
Sitwell, Sacheverell, 1897-
Great Flower Books, 1700-1900: a bibliographical record of two centuries
of finely-illustrated flower books. London: Collins, 1956.
Stearn, William T. (William Thomas), 1911-
Flower Artists of Kew:
Botanical Paintings by Contemporary Artists. London: Herbert Press
in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1990.
The Orchid Observed: Five Centuries of Botanical Illustration:
an exhibit of books from the collections of William K. Glikbarg and the
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, Calif.: Dept. of Special
Collections, Stanford University Libraries, c1982.
Tongiorgi Tomasi, Lucia.
An Oak Spring Flora: flower illustration
from the fifteenth century to the present. Upperville, Va.: Oak Spring
Garden Library; New Haven: Distributed by Yale University Press, 1997.
Van Ravenswaay, Charles.
Drawn from Nature: the Botanical Art of Joseph
Prestele and his Sons. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press,
Verdant Riches Revealed: A Selection from the Treasures of the LuEsther
T. Mertz Library at the New York Botanical Garden. Bronx, N.Y.: New
York Botanical Garden, c1998.
Woodhams, Marca L.
Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Horticulture Branch Library.
Unpublished notes on nursery and seed trade catalog artists.
Botanical Illustration: A Selected Bibliography.
Exhibits of Rare Books and Art Works at The Holden Arboretum
Haley & Steele presents Engravings and Lithographs by Women Botanical
Illustrators of the 18th and 19th Centuries
National Agricultural Library, Special Collections. Nursery and Seed
Trade Catalog Collection.
The New York Botanical Garden. LuEster T. Mertz Library.
New York State Biological Survey. Bibliography of natural history
Perennial Pages. An exhibition of flower illustration in books since
the Renaissance: Glasgow University Library 13 May - 26 August 1995.
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