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The Transylvania Florilegium
Botanical Paintings inspired by one of Europe's last medieval landscapes.
Watercolour drawings by a the finest botanical artists from around the world, depicting the wildflowers of Transylvania. The collection is now published as a fine-art limited edition in two volumes, hand-bound in leather and marbled paper and finished in gold leaf. The Preface is written by HRH The Prince of Wales who has signed each set. A publication of exceptional quality and artistic achievement.
The first British royal Florilegium. Leading botanical artists from around the world were invited to record the flora at the Gloucestershire garden of TRH The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. The project was seven years in the making and each set is signed by HRH The Prince of Wales.
The first illustrated record of the flora and fauna of North America - Catesby's distinguished masterpiece The Natural History of Carolina, Florida & the Bahama Islands - has been reproduced as a limited edition and was published to mark the 300th anniversary of the arrival in 1712 of naturalist and artist Mark Catesby in the New World.