The Temple of Flora: Robert John Thornton

Editor Petra Lamers-schuetze
by Werner Dressendorfer

Taschen America Llc | November 1, 2008 | Hardcover |

Not yet rated | write a review
A stunning achievement in botanical illustration The complete reprint of all color plates from Robert John Thornton''s monumental work The Temple of Flora, first published in London in 1799. Presented as 35 loose-leaf Elephant folio-sized color prints as well as a booklet including an introduction and the original texts of the 31 botanical plates TASCHEN''s Temple of Flora consists of the following, packaged in a presentation case: a 44-page booklet including author Werner Dressend????rfer''s introduction as well as the texts of the 31 botanical plates 33 loose-leaf Elephant folio-sized color prints for browsing or framing

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 110 Pages, 18.5 × 25.2 × 1.97 in

Published: November 1, 2008

Publisher: Taschen America Llc

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 3822852732

ISBN - 13: 9783822852736

Found in: Art Technique

On re-order This popular item is currently out of stock, but we're bringing it back. Check back soon.

$157.50

Online Price
Cart

All available formats:

Reviews

– More About This Product –

The Temple of Flora: Robert John Thornton

The Temple of Flora: Robert John Thornton

Editor Petra Lamers-schuetze
by Werner Dressendorfer

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 110 Pages, 18.5 × 25.2 × 1.97 in

Published: November 1, 2008

Publisher: Taschen America Llc

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 3822852732

ISBN - 13: 9783822852736

About the Book

This large-format volume represents a consummate edition of Robert John Thornton's "The Temple of Flora" (1799). Only a few original copies of this remarkable botanical work exist with the complete collection of floral portraits.

From the Publisher

A stunning achievement in botanical illustration The complete reprint of all color plates from Robert John Thornton''s monumental work The Temple of Flora, first published in London in 1799. Presented as 35 loose-leaf Elephant folio-sized color prints as well as a booklet including an introduction and the original texts of the 31 botanical plates TASCHEN''s Temple of Flora consists of the following, packaged in a presentation case: a 44-page booklet including author Werner Dressend????rfer''s introduction as well as the texts of the 31 botanical plates 33 loose-leaf Elephant folio-sized color prints for browsing or framing
Item not added

This item is not available to order at this time.

See used copies from 00.00
  • My Gift List
  • My Wish List
  • Shopping Cart