The Medieval Flower Book

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In this charming book Celia Fisher explores the beautiful flower illustration in medieval herbals and manuscripts, illustrating around 140 different flowers and plants in glorious full colour. Many of the illustrations come from herbals, in which plants began to be depicted with realism by artists in the 14th century. But in the 15th century a different kind of flower illustration emerged in the margins of illuminated manuscripts. From around 1480 flowers became the dominant feature of the decorative borders of Books of ...

The Medieval Flower Book 2013, The British Library Publishing Division, London

ISBN-13: 9780712358941

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The Medieval Flower Book 2008, British Library

ISBN-13: 9780712349451

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