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Botanical Illustrations Gallery

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Rare and beautiful published botanical illustration art

 

Botanical illustrations unite the scientific world with the skills of the artist.  This is a collection of illustrations from this centuries­-old artistic tradition of portraying plants for scientific purposes, recording vanishing species for historical record, and capturing the beauty and inspiration experienced in the flora of our world.  Before the invention of photography, botanical illustration was the only way of visually recording the world’s many species of plant life using the attention to fine detail and technical horticultural knowledge of artists and illustrators who shared the beauty of botany with the world.  The art of botanical illustration remains popular today as skilled artists are able to represent clearly what may not easily be seen in a photograph.

Choose from 3,365 pictures in our Botanical Illustrations collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Birthworts (Aristolochia), chromolithograph, published in 1899 Featured Botanical Illustrations Print

Birthworts (Aristolochia), chromolithograph, published in 1899

1) Pelican flower (Aristolochia grandiflora); 2) Ceropegia candelabrum; 3) Birthwort (Aristolochia bonplandi); 4) Aristolochia sipho; 5) Bulbophyllum beccarii; 6) Fly orchid (Ophrys insectifera, or Ophrys muscifera); 7) Stapelia pedunculata; 8) European spindle (Euonymus europaea); 9) Sarrion flower (Stapelia asterias); 10) Parachute plant (Ceropegia sandersonii); 11) Mandarin Orchid (Phragmipedium caudatum or Cypridium caudatum); 12) Italian arum (Arum italicum); 13) Lifelong saxifrage (Saxifraga paniculata, or Saxifraga aizoon); 14) Arum crinitum; 15) Marsh grass of Parnassus (Parnassia palustris); 16) Nippon lily (Rohdea japonica); 17) Titan arum (Amorphophallus titanum); 18) Rafflesia patma; 19) Night-scented lily (Alocasia odora); 20) Venus slipper (Paphiopedilum barbatum, or Cypripedium barbatum). Chromolithograph, published in 1899

Wildflowers, Poisonous and Toxic Plants, Victorian Botanical Illustration Featured Botanical Illustrations Print

Wildflowers, Poisonous and Toxic Plants, Victorian Botanical Illustration

Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Botanical Illustration of Wildflowers, Poisonous and Toxic Plants: Plate 19, from The Book of Practical Botany in Word and Image (Lehrbuch der praktischen Pflanzenkunde in Wort und Bild), Published in 1886. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Red Exotic Flowers of the Garden, Victorian Botanical Illustration Featured Botanical Illustrations Print

Red Exotic Flowers of the Garden, Victorian Botanical Illustration

Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Botanical Illustration of Red Exotic Flowers of the Garden: Plate 55, from The Book of Practical Botany in Word and Image (Lehrbuch der praktischen Pflanzenkunde in Wort und Bild), Published in 1886. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

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