Treasures of Botanical Art: Icons from the Shirley Sherwood and Kew Collections, by Shirley Sherwood and Martyn Rix

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09 August 2019

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This watercolour by Gertrude Hamilton (b.1968), Red & black currants, raspberries, snail & bee 2001, is one of the more than 200 full-colour paintings reproduced in Treasures of Botanical Art: Icons from the Shirley Sherwood and Kew Collections, by Shirley Sherwood and Martyn Rix (Kew Publications, £20 (£18); 978-1-84246-663-6). This hardback covers more than 100 artists, from the late 1400s to the present

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