Botany in the Low Countries, end of the 15th century-ca. 1650 (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum Plantin-Moretus, Antwerp, 13 March-13 June 1993; Plantin-Moretus Museum, Municipal Printroom Publication; 27)
Antwerp, Plantin-Moretus Museum, 1993
(29 cm), 150 pp., illustrations (some in colour). 107 catalogue entries. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - The exhibition featured manuscripts and printed books, original woodblocks and copper matrices, portraits, a herbarium, drawings and engravings. Essays by C. Depauw (Peeter vander Borcht, 1535/1540-1608: the artist as inventor or creator of botanical illustrations?), L.J. Vandewiele (The Garden of Pieter van Coudenberghe), and others. ¶ Excellent, unmarked copy.