Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn).
18th c British Scientific Graphic Arts
(1700 - 1788)
London. British Museum.
Delany created mosaics of plants out of cut paper which are elegant as art works and accurate as biological specemins.
Mary DELANY (1700-1788) |Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn). |British|c. 1740-1780|Great Britain.