Exploring the World in Bloom

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A comprehensive and sumptuous survey that celebrates the beauty and appeal of flowers throughout art, history, and culture. The latest installment in the bestselling Explorer Series takes readers on a journey across continents and cultures to discover the endless ways artists and image-makers have employed floral motifs throughout history. Showcasing the diversity of blooms from all over the world, Flower spans a wide range of styles and media, from art, botanical illustrations, and sculptures to floral arrangements, film stills, and textile, and follows a visually stunning sequence with works, regardless of period, thoughtfully paired to allow interesting and revealing juxtapositions between them.
Publisher: London :, Phaidon Press Limited,, 2020.
Branch Call Number: 704.94343 FLO
Characteristics: 351 pages :,illustrations ;,30 cm.
Additional Contributors: Ciccaglione, Lynne
Pickles, Rosie
Notes: Includes index.


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