Marianne North (24 October 1830 – 30 August 1890) was a prolific English Victorian naturalist and botanical artist, notable for her plant and landscape paintings, her extensive foreign travels, her writings, her plant discoveries and the creation of her gallery at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Marianne North at her home in Ceylon, pre (North was an English Victorian naturalist and botanical artist, notable for her plant and landscape paintings, and her extensive foreign travels)

Marianne North in Mrs Cameron's house in Ceylon, by Julia Margaret Cameron

The Radical Victorian Lady behind an Essential Collection of Botanical Art

Marianne North in Mrs Cameron's house in Ceylon, c. Marianne North painting a Tamil boy in Ceylon, (Photograph by Julia Margaret Cameron)

97. Foliage and Flowers of a Coral tree and double-crested Humming Birds, Brazil. botanical print by Marianne North

Foliage and Flowers of a Chorisia and Double-Crested Humming Birds, Brazil - Marianne North paintings

Notes of Nature: Five Fact Friday: Plant Hunters - Marianne North

Nepenthes northiana by Marianne North; North October 1830 – 30 August was a prolific English Victorian naturalist and botanical artist

Marianne North - View from Collaroy, New South Wales, Looking towards the Liverpool Downs

View from Collaroy, New South Wales, looking towards the Liverpool Downs Location: Australia, Collaroy, New South Wales Plants: Gum Trees Casuarinas Peppermint Eucalyptus piperita Animals: Red-winged Parrot (Aprosmictus erythropterus)

365. Strelitzia and Sugar Birds, South Africa. botanical print by Marianne North

Strelitzia and Sugar Birds, South Africa Artist: Marianne North Completion Date: 1882 Style: Naturalism Genre: flower painting

Marianne North - Palmyra Palms a in Flood-time

Palmyra palms in Flood-time, Java. Botanical art by Victorian adventurer & artist Marianne North. On display in North Gallery, Kew Gardens, London, England

A Selection of West Australian Flowers . by marianne north

A Selection of West Australian Flowers by Marianne North Date painted: early Oil on board, 47 x cm Collection: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Marianne North - #Victorian who at the age of 40 decided she was going to be a #painter and Botanical Explorer and set off intot the Brazillian jungle to work. #art

Guide to Victorian Painter, Marianne North's Botanical Paintings

Marianne North Gallery : Painting 458 : A Swamp Plant and Moorhen, Seychelles a very inspired lady and fantastic collection at Kew Gardens.

Marianne North October 1830 – 30 August was an English naturalist and botanical artist.

Marianne North Gallery, Kew Gardens...crammed full of 832 of her works.She bequested her works to Kew along with the finance for the building.The gallery remains today as she intended it; her bequest stipulated it could not be changed.

crammed full of 832 of her works.She bequested her works to Kew along with the finance for the building.The gallery remains today as she intended it; her bequest stipulated it could not be changed.

Marianne North finally reached her long-dreamt-of tropics on Christmas ...

The Never-Ending Journeys of Marianne North

Leonotis nepetaefolia and Doctor Humming Birds, Jamaica, Marianne North

Flowers of another kind of Coral Tree
by Marianne North
Location: Brazil
Plants: Coral Tree
© Kew Gardens, London
http://www.kew.org/mng/gallery/plant-portraits

Flowers of another kind of Coral Tree by Marianne North Location: Brazil Plants: Coral Tree © Kew Gardens, London

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