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My Book of Flowers.
4to., original cloth with dust wrapper. A very good copy. First edition, inscribed by Princess Grace of Monaco "To Fleur & Tom with love Grace." From the book, "Among the more recent flower designs is one done by my friend Fleur Cowles for Denby-Limoges. Fleur is a specially talented woman successful at whatever she does - writing, editing, painting and being a hostess. Her passion for nature can be clearly seen in her paintings, which are peopled not only with overgrown flowers but with birds and beasts, all set in dream-like jungle sequences. Thouigh she lives in England and Spain, her paintings are exhibited in galleries and museums all over the world." Of Princess Grace, Fleur wrote, "I had known her very well for almost forty years since Cary Grant brought her to dinner in New York. I can describe her in a few words: she was good, not bad. She was happy about her life, not sad. She loved all her children and they loved her. So did Prince Rainier, and everyone who really knew her (including the population of Monaco"
      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
Last Found On: 2017-04-15           Check availability:      Direct From Seller    


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