Plant: Exploring the Botanical World

By Phaidon

PLANT celebrates the extraordinary beauty and diversity of the world's plants. This richly illustrated collection will spark new appreciation for the endless variety and splendor that springs from the earth's surface. In addition to radiant, richly detailed photographs, PLANT features micrograph scans, watercolors and other works of art that capture organisms that are as beautiful as they are necessary.


"300 of the loveliest botanical images ever collated." Town and Country


"From the winning cover to the beautiful images inside, Plant is a complete pleasure covering centuries of botanical art. Artist information and provenance is dutifully recorded. Inspiration and imagination is there for the taking. This new book is classic Phaidon and bound to be a bestseller." David Whitman, Pergola

"300 of the loveliest botanical images ever collated." Town and Country

"A glorious visual compendium of plants and flowers that spans thousands of years." Atlas Obscura

"The timeless pleasure of looking at plants: A new illustrated book examines mankind's fascination with making images of plants through the ages... Compton's fascination with what different people have done within the remit of botanical art jumps out of every one of Plant's pages. The variety is astounding." The Daily Telegraph

"This beautiful new book is like having a botanical art exhibition on your coffee table." Waitrose Weekend

"A glorious presentation of how we've represented flora and fauna in art and photography throughout history." Outdoor Photography



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ISBN: 9780714871486

About the Hardcover

Publisher Phaidon Press
Publish date 09/26/2016
Pages 352
ISBN-13 9780714871486
ISBN-10 0714871486
Language English