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Out-of-Print Publications

Flora Portrayed: Classics of Botanical Art from the Hunt Institute Collection (Online)

By John V. Brindle and James J. White with the assistance of Donald E. Wendel. 1985. 93 pp.; 90 figs. (55 col.). Pictorial stiff paper cover. ISBN 0-913196-43-6.

This illustrated exhibition catalogue included descriptions, commentary and reproductions of 88 works representing the best of botanical art from the 17th century to the present, with a historical introduction by John Brindle (1911–1991; curator of art, 1961–1982). Also accompanying the exhibition was 
Mourning Iris and English Iris, a full-color reproduction of a painting by Georg Dionys Ehret (1708–1770), 1745, 20 x 28".

Selected Artworks

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