Flower: Exploring The World In Bloom

Author: Phaidon Phaidon Editors; Anna Pavord (Introduction by); Shane Connolly (Contribution by)
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  • : $79.95(AUD)
  • : 9781838660857
  • : Phaidon Press Limited
  • : Phaidon Press Ltd
  • : March 2020
  • : 79.95
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  • : Phaidon Phaidon Editors; Anna Pavord (Introduction by); Shane Connolly (Contribution by)
  • : Hardback
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9781838660857

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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 textiles -- and follows a visually stunning sequence with works, regardless of period, thoughtfully paired to allow interesting and revealing juxtapositions between them.