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Petal: The World of Flowers Through an Artist's Eye

Petal: The World of Flowers Through an Artist's Eye (Hardback)

By Picker, Adriana

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A lush illustrated celebration of nature's most beautiful work, the flower. From roadside daisies to exotic hothouse lilies, botanical illustrator Adriana Picker has curated specimens from all over the world to create this illustrated compendium of floral wonder. Petal is arrange...d into various flower families, with illustrations of close-ups, cross-sections, buds and foliage revealing the flowers' unique characteristics, colors and sculptural beauty. Adriana draws on her lifelong obsession for flowers and plants to detail the traditions, folklore, fame, scent and meaning behind our favorite blooms, along with some lesser-known oddities. This is the book of botanical illustration for a new generation of flower lovers.
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ISBN 9781743795040
Published AU 1 Apr 2020
Publisher Hardie Grant Books
Format Hardback
Availability
560 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays

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ISBN-13 9781743795040
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Hardie Grant Books
Imprint Hardie Grant Books
Published 1 Apr 2020
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Picker, Adriana
Category Botanical Art
Illustration
Plant Life: General
Australian
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 283mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 1,390g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Design & Commercial Art
ONIX Text General/trade

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