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Synopsis:

Commissioned from an unknown artist by the Dutch pharmacist Theodorus Clutius as research material for doctors and herbalists - and later used by artists - the botanical watercolours illustrated in this book epitomize the Renaissance interest in and exploration of the natural world.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 143) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810940956
Author:
Swan, Claudia
Publisher:
Harry N. Abrams
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
History - Renaissance
Subject:
Watercolor
Subject:
Medicinal plants
Subject:
Botanical illustration
Subject:
Watercolor painting, Renaissance.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Botany
Subject:
Techniques - Watercolor Painting
Subject:
General Art
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 143.
Publication Date:
19980930
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
12.93x9.47x.78 in. 2.97 lbs.
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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"Synopsis" by , Commissioned from an unknown artist by the Dutch pharmacist Theodorus Clutius as research material for doctors and herbalists - and later used by artists - the botanical watercolours illustrated in this book epitomize the Renaissance interest in and exploration of the natural world.
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