Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Japonisme discovers the lost Chrysanthemum Princess

Thank you for finding this gorgeous image lotusgreen!

"Welcome to the world of f. schuyler mathews,
botanist, gardener and calendar maker.

today is just the introduction; next comes the calendar.
these images are from his book
the golden flower: chrysanthemum,
and the words from his
field book of american wildflowers."


Flying Colors said...

Wonderful find! Yellow, gold and orange with that touch of green just breathes growth & glow :-)

lotusgreen said...

i think he really did reach ahead in time to design it just for you.

Marion said...

Oh! I love this...what a great find, Princess! Perfect for you.