Maria Sibylla Merian: The New Book of Flowers/Neues Blumenbuch

Maria Sibylla Merian: The New Book of Flowers/Neues Blumenbuch

by Thomas Burger, Maria Sibylla Merian
     
 
The New Book of Flowers, one of three separate volumes first published between 1675 and 1680, was originally meant as a model and exercise book for the painting classes Merian taught in Nuremberg. Soon it was recognized as one of the finest books of flower engravings. It is the New Book of Flowers that laid the foundation of her magnificent ceuvre.

Overview

The New Book of Flowers, one of three separate volumes first published between 1675 and 1680, was originally meant as a model and exercise book for the painting classes Merian taught in Nuremberg. Soon it was recognized as one of the finest books of flower engravings. It is the New Book of Flowers that laid the foundation of her magnificent ceuvre.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783791320601
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Edition description:
FAC
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 13.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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