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Temple of flora, 1951.

Temple of flora, 1951.

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About this book. Language: Multilingual in English, French, German, and Spanish. The year witnessed the first installment of a work that has gone down in history as one of the most remarkable books of botanical plates ever published. The Temple of Flora narrates the history of the origin of the work and the life of its ://   The publication delsc attempts to bring attention to art that is in the public domain but which may not be well-known to the public. This edition is focused on Temple of Flora which is the collective work of artists led and financed by Dr. Robert John artists included in

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  作者: Dressendorfer, Werner; Thornton, Robert John; Hendricks, Jutta isbn: 书名: The Temple of Flora 页数: 定价: $ 出版年: > 去“The Temple of Flora”的页面 ' THORNTON'S TEMPLE of FLORA ' with Plates, faithfully reproduced from the original engravings and the work described by: GEOFFREY GRIGSON with Bibliographical Notes by: HANDASYDE BUCHANAN Published by: Collins: London: Quarto edition of the edition: marks the 21st anniversary of the first fine book designed by: George Rainbird. Fully illustrated throughout: 12 Full  › Books, Comics & Magazines › Antiquarian & Collectable.


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The Temple Of Flora book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for :// Cleveland Collections ; Dunthorne ; Grigson in Grigson & H. Buchanan "Thornton's Temple of Flora London":p.2): Nissen BBI ; Sitwell "Great Flower Books" p; Stafleu and Cowan ; Thomas, "Great Books and Book Collectors", p).

Thornton's Temple of Flora with Plates faithfully reproduced from the original engravings and the work described by Geoffrey Grigson with Bibliographical Notes by Handasyde Buchanan Geoffrey Grigson; Handasyde Buchanan Collins: London " by " 20pp [unpaginated plates] SUMMARY Grigson, Geoffry & Handasyde Buchanan.

Thornton's Temple of Flora. With Plates Faithfully Reproduced From the Original Engravings and the Work Described By Geoffrey Grigson With Bibliographical Notes By Handasyde Buchanan. London, Folio, pp. viii, 20 with 12   The Temple of Flora book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A stunning achievement in botanical illustration The complete re 图书The Temple of Flora 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. Flower power. This is a stunning achievement in botanical illustration. More than two centuries have passed since the publication of Robert John Thornton's "The Temple of Flora" inbut its charm remains :// Get the best deals on temple of flora when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items Jim Dine "Temple of Flora" Signed book with 28 etchings, separate signed etching.

$5, $ shipping. Thorntons temple of flora $ 0 bids. $ shipping. Ending May 3 at AM PDT 1d  › eBay › Art › Art Prints. No other English book of flower illustrations is more celebrated than this one. This edition of Thornton’s Temple of Flora has been designed and produced for William Collins, 14 St Jame’s Place, London, by George M.

rainbird and Ruari :// Temple of Flora was published in the early nineteenth century by Dr. Robert Thornton, a Cambridge graduate and successful doctor.

The book consists of a series of beautiful plates of botanical specimens, each of which is accompanied by scientific description, extensive poetry, myths, and – most fun of all – lessons in modern ://   The Temple of Flora, or Garden of Nature: The Pontic Rhododendron, Robert John Thornton (British, ).

Aquatint, stipple and line engraving; The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland Details about Thornton's THE TEMPLE OF FLORA with PLATES, London Edition, RARE. Thornton's THE TEMPLE OF FLORA with PLATES, London Edition, RARE A book that has been read but is in good condition.

Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be :// "The Temple of Flora" is the third and final part of Robert John Thornton's New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus, considered by many to be the greatest of all flower consists of a series of sumptuous depictions of flowers notable for their epic and unusual :// /plates-from-robert-thornton-s-temple-of-flora Thornton's Temple of Flora Hardcover – January 1, by Geoffrey Grigson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions Robert John Thornton: The Temple of Flora (EXTRA LARGE) Box Set Portfolio Edition by Werner Dressendorfer (Author), Petra Lamers-Schuetze (Editor) out of 5 stars 13 ratings.

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The Temple of Flora On Janu Janu By bookramblings In Book Tales One of the most ambitious books ever printed was a publishing disaster twice over but also one of the most beautiful books about flowers that exists, even if in far fewer numbers than was intended by The prints of Temple of Flora are now considered the greatest achievement ever in British botanical art.

The plants included range from European garden flowers such as tulips, carnations and auriculas, to exotic tropical species recently introduced to the :// Buy Robert John Thornton.

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Offered in Catawiki's Book Auction (Science & Nature): Geoffrey Grigson - Thornton's temple of Flora with Plates - Nice elephant folio with 36 super reproduced illustrations, 12 in colour and 24 in collotype With dust :// In the Temple of flora the physical shape of the plant is exploited to dramatise what Thornton referred to as the ’horror of its form’.[7] The grotesque size (the flower can grow to 1 metre), and foreign and sexual qualities are emphasised by the extended phallic spear of the spadix, the dramatic purple hood and the rendering of the strange hand-like leaves, which flail about the central /dark-botanics-gothic-forms-in-thorntons-temple-of-flora.

InThornton had The Temple of Flora set re-engraved on a small scale for a quarto edition, with some of the compositions slightly altered. Some examples from the smaller formatted edition may have been given as prizes during the Royal Botanic Lottery under the patronage of the Prince ://.

Robert John Thornton () Flora Dispensing her Favours From The Temple of Flora London, Mixed method engraving, including aquatint, mezzotint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and finished by hand Sheet size: approx. 22 3/4 x 17 1/4” Robert John Thornton () was destined for a caree  作者:Werner Dressendorfer 出版社:Taschen GmbH; large type edition 出版时间: 印刷时间: 页数: ,购买Thornton, Temple of Flora等外文旧书相关商品,欢迎您到孔 COVID Resources.

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