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Ready-to-Use Medieval Herb, Plant and Flower Illustrations

294 Different Copyright-Free Designs Printed One Side (Clip Art Series)
  • 64 Pages
  • 0.14 MB
  • English
Dover Publications
History Of Art / Art & Design Styles, Pictorial, Art & Art Instruction, Art, Clip Art, Art / Cli
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7637395M
ISBN 100486296105
ISBN 139780486296104

This book is just what I was expecting a lot of line drawings reflecting the older woodcut style designs from medieval times of many plants and flowers, mostly of an herbal category. The printing is on glossy paper on one side of the sheet only.

Some of the plant varieties have more than one /5(3). The Paperback of the Medieval Herb, Plant and Flower Illustrations by Carol Belanger Grafton at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Brother Cadfael's Herb Garden: An Illustrated Companion to Medieval Plants and Their Uses Don't be put off by negative reviews; in addition Ready-to-Use Medieval Herb being a gorgeous picture book, this volume is also a treasure trove of useful information on the medicinal and culinary uses of by: 4.

Hildegard's Healing Plants is a gift version and new translation of the 'Plant' section of Physica, Hildegard's classic work on health and healing.

Hildegard comments on plants and grains-most of which are still grown in home gardens and sold at local health food by: 3. Their website contains a virtual goldmine of 18 th and 19 th century North American herbal books. Edible Wild Plants: Wild Foods from Dirt to Plate, by John Kallas.

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This is another outstanding book on wild plants but is not about the plants as herbal medicine. A key virtue of this book is the clear color photographs of plants in various stages. Feverfew | The Medieval Garden Enclosed | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium) is a strongly aromatic herb in the aster family; it is closely related to costmary (Tanacetum balsamita) and to tansy (Tanacetum officinale), both of which also grow in Bonnefont garden pins. Herbs are amazingly useful plants in the landscape, even if you’re not ready to use them medicinally.

Most herbs are really not very difficult to grow, many have lovely flowers and/or. 4) VINTAGE MINT IMAGE – HERBS – This is a beautiful Antique Botanical Illustration of a Mint plant from an amazing Antique German Botanical book, Circa ’s.

5) OLD CAMOMILE FLOWER BOTANICAL IMAGE – This Old Camomile Flower Botanical Image showcases the daisy-like white petals and small, yellow cone center of the Ready-to-Use Medieval Herb flower.

Scientific illustration of plants is an important aspect of the larger realm of botanical art, defined by its purpose as an aid to the study and classification of plants.

American Society of Botanical Artists. The main goal of botanical illustration is not art, but scientific accuracy. It must portray a plant with the precision and level of. Medieval Herb, Plant and Flower Illustrations CD-ROM and Book (Dover Electronic Clip Art) [Carol Belanger Grafton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Medieval Herb, Plant and Flower Illustrations CD-ROM and Book (Dover Electronic Clip Art)/5(3). This book is just what I was expecting a lot of line drawings reflecting the older woodcut style designs from medieval times of many plants and flowers, mostly of an herbal category.

The printing is on glossy paper on one side of the sheet only. Some of the plant varieties have more than one /5.

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Images from the fabled manuscript, 'Liber Floridus' (Book of Flowers), a Medieval encyclopædia produced years ago by Lambert, Canon of St Omer, in the NE France/Flanders/Belgium region.

Plants from 'Liber Floridus' (Book of Flowers), regarded as the first encyclopædia of the High Middle Ages, ca. from70 pins. A handy pocket guide meant to be used while plants are in flower. This is an accessible book for the novice botanist, and features easy-to-read descriptions and color photos, plus notes on range and bloom season.

Trees and Shrubs of Nevada and Placer Counties, California by the Redbud Chapter of the California Native Plant Society. From aconite to zedoary, not an herb, grass, fungus, shrub or tree is overlooked; and strange and wonderful discoveries about even the most common of plants await the reader.

Traditionally, an herbal combined the folk beliefs and tales about plants, the medicinal properties (and parts used) of the herbs /5(67). Collection History. This digital collection of thousands of page images of well-known and esoteric illustrated botanical plate books is inspired by an exhibition and subsequent monograph, Nature Illustrated: Flowers, Plants, and Trees, (), by Bernard McTigue, the late former Curator of the Arents Collection and Keeper of Rare Books.

Get the book. The Earthwise Herbal, Volumes 1 and 2 by Matthew Wood. One of the most thorough resources on herbal materia medica available anywhere, The Earthwise Herbal details historical use of many herbs and includes Wood’s personal experiences in working with the herbs in his clinical practice.

Volume One focuses on Old World, European plants, while Volume Two discusses the New World. Indoor/Outdoor Herb Garden Kit - Classic Wood Planter Box with Herb Seeds, Plant Stakes and Expanding Wondersoil - 16" Long x 6" Wide x 6" Tall (Will fit in windowsill up to 6" deep) -Antiqued Wood by Dryden Trading Company.

This German woodcut depicts a domestic servant building a common feature of medieval pleasure gardens - the turf bench. These benches varied in size and shape. Some were simple rectangular designs, like this one here.

Others were U-shaped, L-Shaped, or multilevel, while some ran the perimeter of the entire garden pins. "Folklore and Symbolism of Flowers, Plants and Trees", DOVER () If you are as facinated as I am by the myths and symbolism of plants, pick up this book from Dover.

It is in their clip art collection, but the text as well as the illustrations make great reading. 57 Li Shih-Chen. "Chinese Medicinal herbs.

If you want to know how the Anglo-Saxons healed themselves and others, you need this book. The author begins with several chapters on the first translation by Oswald Cockayne and its faults. Her research on this man is extensive. The latter part of the book is the herbarium with the list of plants and remedies using these plants.

Fascinating by: Herbs Browse our carefully curated line of herb seeds and herb plants, including medicinal and culinary herbs, herbs for container sales or patio gardens, herbs for greenhouse or hydroponic production, rare and heirloom varieties, and a large selection of certified-organic herb seeds.

In this charming book Celia Fisher explores the beautiful flower illustration in medieval herbals and manuscripts, illustrating around different flowers and plants in glorious full colour.

Many of the illustrations come from herbals, in which plants began to be /5(20). Medieval Herbals: The Illustrative Traditions is a new, wide-ranging and generously illustrated study of manuscript herbals produced between - The book examines the two principal herbal traditions of Classical descent: the Dioscorides manuscripts in Greek, Arabic, and Latin and the Latin Herbarius of Apulcius Platonicus.

It shows how, fromthe illustrations of the de. If you want to know how pleurisy root, lungwort, and abscess root got their names, how poison ivy used to treat rheumatism, or how garlic guarded against the Bubonic Plague, consult A Modern Herbal. This 20th-century version of the medieval Herbal is as rich in scientific fact and folklore as its predecessors and is equally encyclopedic in 4/5(1).

Basil (Ocumum basilicum) is an aromatic herb native to tropical Asia and commonly used in Italian, Indian and Southeast Asian cuisine.

Basil is simple to grow in the home garden or in an indoor. Old Book Illustrations offers a wide range of public domain, royalty-free images scanned from old books. Searchable galleries include animals, plants, techniques, artists names, books.

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One of the major uses of plants and herbs was for healing purposes. In Egypt, more than anywhere else, the population has retained the tradition of seeking healing by means of simples, the knowledge of whose healing powers have been transmitted from generation to generation [33].

Review: Brother Cadfael's Herb Garden: An Illustrated Companion to Medieval Plants and Their Uses (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael) User Review - Vicki Cline - Goodreads. The book lists all of the plants mentioned in the book series, along with their uses and sometimes a picture.

I had no idea there would be so many of them.4/5(1). Summary. For the medieval and the renaissance artists, flowers were part of a rich visual symbolism. In this lesson, students explore how botanical illustrations contribute to the telling of story in a 12th, 13th and 14th century religious painting.

Not a herbal or medicinal guide, Medieval Flowers is a lavishly illustrated compilation of history, folklore, usage, and the significance of herbs and flowers in medieval life. Example: St. John's Wort was a tool of divination, which predicted the course of love and the chances of matrimony, depending on whether a cut sprig wilted or remained /5.apr - Bekijk het bord "Medieval plants" van boxoneedles op Pinterest.

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