Centauria (Bachelor's button) tab iv by Walter Hood Fitch (Glasgow, 1817–1892). Handcoloured engraving. Fitch produced some 10,000 drawings for various publications, including 2,700 illustrations for Curtis's Botanical Magazine
Botanical Illustration from National Museum Cardiff. This image shows the carnivorous plant Saracenia catesbaei, an unpublished illustration by Gillian Griffiths. The collection of over 7,000 botanical prints and drawings held at Amgueddfa Cymru shines light on the the human tales which lie behind the history of botanical discovery.