20 Vintage Flower Prints for a Moment of Delicate Beauty
From Curtis's botanical magazine v.23-24 (1806). (Via Biodiversity Heritage Library)
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Spring blossoms in vintage drawings bring a nostalgic charm. Compiled in an online database by Biodiversity Heritage Library, the prints are from a time when the beauty of nature was documented skillfully and patiently by hand rather than by photographs.
Escape to a 19th century garden with more of these prints on the library’s Flickr page.