<i>Parrot Tulip</i>. A Perfect Recreation of the original watercolor on vellum with gold fillet. By Maria Sibylla Merian, c. 1680. 10" x 13"
Merian, the first great female botanical artist, created this spectacular tulip image for a wealthy collector whose fascination with these exotic flowers imported from Turkey epitomized the "tulipmania" phenomenon. This delicate and flamboyant work is a masterpieces of the Art of Discovery.
|Specific Style:||French, Victorian|
|Essential Properties:||Antique, Artisan, Reproduction|
|Subject:||Floral - Plants, History, Nature - Ecology|
|Medium:||Digital Print, Giclée, Watercolor|
|Type:||Reproduction (Also available in Framed, Matted)|
|Production:||Limited Production, Numbered, Open Edition|
|Number of Prints in This Edition:||100|
|Dimensions:||10" W x 13" H|