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Delicate Art: Artists, Wildflowers & Native Plants of the Canadian Rockies

Art / Photobook

By: Marybeth Laviolette (Author)

160 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations

Heritage House Publishing Co. Ltd.

Hardback | May 2012 | #201177 | ISBN-13: 9781927330050
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NHBS Price: £20.99 $26/€24 approx

About this book

This book highlights the paintings and photography of six artists in Alberta who with passion and long moments of observation have made an inspired contribution to wildflower art. Covering a period of one hundred years to the present, the story behind these creators Mary Schaffer Warren, Mary Vaux Walcott, William Copeland McCalla, Annora Brown, Robert Sinclair and Carole Harmon is also told. A blend of biography, botanical and regional art history and commentary by the artists themselves about their treasured subject, this book is intended for the lay reader and is accompanied by sumptuous reproductions of the artwork and an alluring overall design that will appeal to anyone interested in art, mountain-life and gardening.


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