A very Victorian passion the orchid paintings of John Day, 1863 to 1888 /
"John Day (1824-1888) was an eminent English orchid grower and collector who flourished from the early 1850s until the late 1880s. From 1862 he not only grew orchids but also painted watercolours of the plants in his own collection at High Cross, Tottenham, and in other major collections in and...
|Main Author:||Cribb, Phillip.|
|Other Authors:||Tibbs, Mike., Day, John, 1824-1888., Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.|
Blacker Pub. & The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in association with Thames & Hudson,
464 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 31 cm.