Publisher: Arcturus Editions
The Mark Catesby Nature Coloring Book: Drawings from the Royal Collection
From the cocoa plum tree to the ivory-billed woodpecker, this elegant coloring book features a selection of 40 nature illustrations by Mark Catesby. This celebrated British naturalist traveled to North and Central America in the 18th century to study the local flora and fauna. His bold and vibrant illustrations have become world-famous. This book is published in collaboration with the Royal Collection, one of the largest fine and decorative art collections in the world curated by the British royal family. Catesby's wildlife illustrations are housed within these prestigious archives, which are now appearing in a coloring book for the first time. Inside this book you will find an assortment of beautiful black-and-white designs to color, featured alongside the original full-color artworks. Familiarize yourself with spectacular wildlife while indulging in this relaxing pastime.