Maria Sibylla Merian: The St. Petersburg Watercolors

Merian, Maria Sibylla; introduction by Eckhard Hollman

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Hardcover in dust jacket in slipcase in publisher's original unopened shrinkwrap. First printing of first edition. Book is As New, crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. The slipcase is also As New. The watercolors in the collection comprise flowers, plants, sea creatures, and insects; Peter the Great brought the watercolors to St. Petersburg in 1719 and with them opened Russia's first museum. The pictures now reside in the Academy of Sciences. The book contains 50 full-page images in double-page spreads and an additional 44 illustrations in full color. Folio. 160 pp. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U.S. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: He brought the watercolours back to St Petersburg and with them opened Russia's first museum. After Peter's death, the paintings were given to the Academy of Sciences, where they have resided ever since.

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Title: Maria Sibylla Merian: The St. Petersburg ...
Publisher: Prestel
Publication Date: 2003
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: Maria Sibylla Merian
Book Condition: New
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