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A Very Victorian Passion: The Orchid Paintings Of John Day, 1863 To 1888 Phillip J. Cribb

A Very Victorian Passion: The Orchid Paintings Of John Day, 1863 To 1888

Phillip J. Cribb

Published March 1st 2005
ISBN : 9780500970157
Hardcover
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 About the Book 

John Day was one of the richest and most famous orchid growers in Europe. His collection of watercolor and ink illustrations now form one of the most important botanical archives in the world. The Day archive is used daily by scientists andMoreJohn Day was one of the richest and most famous orchid growers in Europe. His collection of watercolor and ink illustrations now form one of the most important botanical archives in the world. The Day archive is used daily by scientists and horticulturists at The Royal Collection, Kew, London, but until now, the entire collection has never before been published.