PLANT PORTRAITS: The California Legacy of A.R. Valentien. Magaret N. Dykens, Jean Stern, Exequiel Ezcurra, Peter Raven.

PLANT PORTRAITS: The California Legacy of A.R. Valentien

Irvine, CA: The Irvine Museum/ San Diego Natural History Museum, 2003.

First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. Item #51052
ISBN: 9780971409255

Quarto. 212pp.; 325 color illustrations and 10 b&w illustrations. " Valentien accepted a commision from San Diego philanthropist, Ellen Browning Scripps to paint a series of California wildflowers...(it) soon became his life's passion...diligently painting every specimen of California Plant and wildflower that could be gathered. "

Price: $40.00