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Portfolio of a Botanical Artist

£9.99

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" This volume presents 56 examples of Pauline Dean's work, each accompanied by explanatory text, along with a brief biography of the artist.This new book summarises her career. A botanical watercolour artist, over the past 20 years and also gives an insight into her early life. In all there are 56 Plates showing illustrations of Pauline's work, set roughly in order of flowering from January through to December. The original artwork for her three RHS Collectors' Plates and the 1996 Chelsea Flower Show Plate are included. For each of the plates there is a brief description of the plant's history and also personal details of how and why the picture was painted. The autobiographical narrative contains other examples of her work, such as early pictures, black and white drawings (including the 'Tortworth Chestnut' which was executed for one of the BBC programmes 'Meetings with Remarkable Trees') and other images. For those aspiring artists who wish to paint botanical images there is advice on the type of paper etc. to use and how to go about exhibiting the work and publishing cards. The book contains Forewords by Gordon Rae, Director General Royal Horticultural Society 1993 -1999 and Jim Gardiner, Curator RHS Wisley Garden. "

Book is in good condition with heavy bumping to the bottom of the spine & rear board bottom corner.Also a small dent to the edge of the front board. Inside pages are clean, bright and securely bound. Published in 2004.

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Author(s):
Pauline Dean
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
30.5 x 24 x 2 cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0954820401
ISBN-13:
9780954820404
Number of pages:
157
Publisher:
Botanical Publishing

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" This volume presents 56 examples of Pauline Dean's work, each accompanied by explanatory text, along with a brief biography of the artist.This new book summarises her career. A botanical watercolour artist, over the past 20 years and also gives an insight into her early life. In all there are 56 Plates showing illustrations of Pauline's work, set roughly in order of flowering from January through to December. The original artwork for her three RHS Collectors' Plates and the 1996 Chelsea Flower Show Plate are included. For each of the plates there is a brief description of the plant's history and also personal details of how and why the picture was painted. The autobiographical narrative contains other examples of her work, such as early pictures, black and white drawings (including the 'Tortworth Chestnut' which was executed for one of the BBC programmes 'Meetings with Remarkable Trees') and other images. For those aspiring artists who wish to paint botanical images there is advice on the type of paper etc. to use and how to go about exhibiting the work and publishing cards. The book contains Forewords by Gordon Rae, Director General Royal Horticultural Society 1993 -1999 and Jim Gardiner, Curator RHS Wisley Garden. "

Book is in good condition with heavy bumping to the bottom of the spine & rear board bottom corner.Also a small dent to the edge of the front board. Inside pages are clean, bright and securely bound. Published in 2004.

Author(s):
Pauline Dean
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
30.5 x 24 x 2 cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0954820401
ISBN-13:
9780954820404
Number of pages:
157
Publisher:
Botanical Publishing

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