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The Resource Plant : exploring the botanical world, [commissioning editor: Victoria Clarke ; project editor: Rosie Pickles]

Plant : exploring the botanical world, [commissioning editor: Victoria Clarke ; project editor: Rosie Pickles]

Label
Plant : exploring the botanical world
Title
Plant
Title remainder
exploring the botanical world
Statement of responsibility
[commissioning editor: Victoria Clarke ; project editor: Rosie Pickles]
Title variation
Exploring the botanical world
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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work by celebrated artists, photographers, scientists, and botanical illustrators, as well as rare and previously unpublished images
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
704.9/434
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7680
LC item number
.P53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clarke, Victoria
  • Pickles, Rosie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plants in art
  • Plants in art
  • Flowers in art
  • Botanical illustration
  • Botanical illustration
  • Cloth or Hardcover
  • Gardening
  • General
  • Flowers in art
  • Botanical illustration
  • Plants in art
Label
Plant : exploring the botanical world, [commissioning editor: Victoria Clarke ; project editor: Rosie Pickles]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The artworks in this book have been arranged in pairs to highlight interesting comparisons and contrasts based loosely on their subject, age, purpose, origin or appearance. This organizational system is not definitive and many other arrangements would have been possible. A chronological survey of botanical art can be found in the timeline at the back."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Works of art -- Timeline -- Plant taxonomy & glossary -- Selected biographies -- Further reading -- Index
Control code
ocn949911184
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780714871486
Lccn
2016499262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780714871486
  • (OCoLC)949911184
Label
Plant : exploring the botanical world, [commissioning editor: Victoria Clarke ; project editor: Rosie Pickles]
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The artworks in this book have been arranged in pairs to highlight interesting comparisons and contrasts based loosely on their subject, age, purpose, origin or appearance. This organizational system is not definitive and many other arrangements would have been possible. A chronological survey of botanical art can be found in the timeline at the back."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Works of art -- Timeline -- Plant taxonomy & glossary -- Selected biographies -- Further reading -- Index
Control code
ocn949911184
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780714871486
Lccn
2016499262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780714871486
  • (OCoLC)949911184

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