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Monday, April 14, 2008

700 in 11 Years

Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art will open for public at The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew on April 19. Shirley Sherwood has collected some 700 pieces of art from 30 different countries in 11 years.
Kew Gardens houses one of the largest botanical art collectios in the world (200’000+ pieces). Shirley Sherwood Gallery is located next to Marianne North’s gallery.
(The New York Times, April 10, 2009)

(Poppy Seed Head by Brigit Edwards, 1999)

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