Author(s): Elaine Powers
An Illustrated Nature diary. Elaine Power is one of New Zealand's leading natural history artists whose work finds a ready market, both locally and overseas. Now, for the first time, the ordinary reader can enjoy the full range of her work.
Elaine Power has carefully and patiently recorded, from life, the colourful diversity of her rural environment - the delicate and vibrant native and exotic plant life, the engaging and the dramatic bird species, the fascinating insect communities and the endearing small animals.
This outstanding gallery of more than fifty exquisite full colour paintings and numberous informative sketches is complemented by a lively informal text which records the highlights of this captivating world.
For both art lovers and for those who care about nature, Elaine Powers' Living Garden is a visual delight and an enduring record of the flora and fauna of a New Zealand country garden.
Very good copy hardback with dustjacket