Flowers of the Brazilian Forests. Collected and painted by Margaret Mee (UK, 1909-88) with forward on the Brazilian forests by Roberto Burle Marx and preface by Sir George Taylor. Elephant Folio (21 inches by 16 inches) published 1968 by Tryon Gallery, London.
Thirty-two, full-page, full-color lithographs each signed in the plate by Mee. This is copy No. 173 of a Limited Edition of 500 bound with green morocco and hand marbled paper. Withdrawn from the Library of the National Geographic Society condition is far better than most ex-library with exterior labels carefully removed. All lithographs bright and clean with tissue guards present. Securely bound. Images shown are of the actual book on offer.
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