300-Year-Old Botanical Illustrations and the Art They Inspire Today

Prior to the invention of photography, botanical illustration was the only way of visually recording the world’s many species of plant life. Today, science books are full of highly detailed photographs—often taken with a macro lens or even a microscope—allowing us to discover the fascinating forms of flora and fauna. However, before these advances in … Continue reading 300-Year-Old Botanical Illustrations and the Art They Inspire Today