photographic plant studies of Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932). I would not have guessed it was that age, it looks modern.
Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932) Botanical fine art photographer
patterns are unusual and detailed and illuminate the texture of the leaf. The use of tone in this image also helps to identify the pattern as the shadows are darkened and the colours contrast each other.
Karl Blossfeldt, Aspidium filixmas, Common male fern, young unfurling fronds
Untitled (sunflowers) by German botanical fine art photographer Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932). via universo paralelo
Karl Blossfeldt, photographer. 1932.
Art Forms In Nature (1928) by Karl Blossfeldt. My ex-husband bought me a book of his work and it's inspired my flower photography . ~ETS
Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932) botanical fine art photographer - Dipsacus Laciniatus
Karl Blossfeldt, Polystichum munitum, Holly fern, young unrolling leaf