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Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

Past Exhibitions

Watercolors from the Chelsea Physic Garden Florilegium Society

24 April – 28 July 2000

This exhibition displayed 46 watercolors by members of the Chelsea Physic Garden Florilegium Society in London. Each artwork illustrated one of the plants then grown at the Chelsea Physic Garden, and half were named or introduced by Philip Miller, Gardener of the Physic Garden for almost 50 years of the 18th century.

 The list of artists included Helen Allen, Martin Allen, Mariella Baldwin, Gillian Barlow, Valerie Bolas, Valerie Bradburn, Alison Brown, Andrew Brown, Jane Callender, Sally Crosthwaite, Siân Dawson, Pauline Dean, Ainslie Ensom, Kate Evans, Diana Everett, Marilyn Francis, Angie Girling, Sarah Gould, Yvonne Hammond, Ianthe King, Margaret King, Monica McAllen, Barbara McLean, Shirley Ann Nunn, Wendy Alexandra Page, Juliet Percy, Masako Sasaki, Patricia Stewart-Richardson, Judi Stone, Margaret Stones and Judy Wilson.