Event: ‘The History of Florilegia’ When: Monday, 15 October Protected content . Time: Protected content 10 pm (incl. a 15-min. break) Place: Grand Hotel l’ Empereur, Protected content Maastrcht Railway Station.
English talk (with beautiful slides) giving a fascinating look into the long history of immortalization of Royal plant collections in richly decorated books [a.o. the plants at Highgrove --the Prince of Wales’ garden in Gloucestershire]. Mrs Evans is the artist who developed the diploma course in botanical Painting at the Chelsea Physic Garden, and who led a selection panel ensuring that the paintings met the highest standards.
If you are interested in plants, gardens and/or painting these, then come and listen to one of the experts, Mrs when she talks for the Limburg branch of the Netherlands-England Society!
Interested non-members are also very welcome (at 8 euros p.p.; students 4 euros), however, the number of seats are limited and it’s best to e-mail Resy Snyders on Protected content , no later than 11 October next to reserve a seat.