Naomi Bristow

...one of my favourites is the collection of 19th century Japanese nursery catalogues

I’m picture researcher at the Lindley Library in London. I love working with the collections here - especially with the old photographs, glass slides, and rare books - one of my favourites is the collection of 19th century Japanese nursery catalogues. There are always different projects on the go here, and so much I’ve yet to uncover - so I’m always learning something new!

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  • Lilies in glorious dufaycolor

    Dufaycolor transparencies, made by lily specialist and plant hunter Henry Frederick Comber, are

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