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Flowers in Art from East and West by  Lawrence  Paul and Smith - First Edition - 1979 - from Lawrence Jones (SKU: 025255)

Flowers in Art from East and West

Flowers in Art from East and West by  Lawrence  Paul and Smith - First Edition - 1979 - from Lawrence Jones (SKU: 025255)
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Flowers in Art from East and West

by Hulton, Paul and Smith, Lawrence

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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ISBN 10
0714100986
ISBN 13
9780714100982
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London: British Museum Publications, 1979. x, 150pp, 50 colour plates, 133 b/w illustrations, bibliography, indexes. Two-line personal greeting at the centre of the front flyleaf. Prelims, endpages and page edges lightly foxed. Cloth boards in price-clipped dust-jacket. The book examines and illustrates every kind of floral art except for oil painting. It shows the three main motives which have inspired artists to depict flowers, plants and trees: scientific curiosity, delight in decoration, and the desire to express artistic ideals.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.

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bookseller
Lawrence Jones AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
025255
Title
Flowers in Art from East and West
Author
Hulton, Paul and Smith, Lawrence
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0714100986
ISBN 13
9780714100982
Publisher
British Museum Publications
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1979
Keywords
Sung China Herbal Tradition India Islam Floral Painting China Woodblock Prints East Asia Ink Painting China Japan Art Botany
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Antiques Collectibles Hobbies; Art and the Arts; Natural History & Environment;

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I carry a general stock of approx 70000 titles of which only a small percentage is online. Viewing at my Ashmore bookrooms is welcome by appointment. While not specializing I have a good selection of art, natural history, military and surfing in stock. I also have many other non-fiction subjects, as well as approx 10000 paperback fiction titles on hand.

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