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Posts tagged Botanical Art

January 29, 2015


Photographer Jessie Tarbox Beals, circa 1905.

Early Women Garden Photographers

Early women garden photographers created a new art form in the 20th century.

January 26, 2012


Detail of Rosa centifolia foliacea (aka cabbage rose) by Pierre-Joseph Redouté.

The Golden Age Of Botanical Art

During this period there were great advances in the techniques available to reproduce botanical art—in fact, all artwork.

February 5, 2009


Botanical Art Today

Botanical art is back in style at last. It has emerged from its Cinderella status in the last century to being admired in the 21st century.

January 29, 2009


Unappreciated Botanical Art

Botanical art was largely unappreciated during the 20th century. However, places like Kew Gardens in London employed botanical artists to document research.

December 11, 2008


Renaissance Botanical Art

During the Renaissance, artists began to depict plants in terms of their specific characteristics and the intricacy of their composition.

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