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GT Lecture Series – The Life and Work of John Bradby Blake – An Englishman Abroad

By |2022-02-03T16:21:39+00:00February 3rd, 2022|Categories: News|

John Bradby Blake’s life was short but exceptional. During a span of only three years in the southern Chinese port city of Canton, Blake and his Chinese artist(s) produced several hundred exquisite, botanically accurate, coloured drawings of Chinese plants, many of which were unknown in the West. Hidden from public view for more than two centuries, [...]

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