Discover genuine antique prints of flower bouquets. A flower bouquet is a collection of flowers creatively arranged.
The oldest evidence of bouquets is from ancient Egypt. In ancient China, flower-arranging was an art. They considered all life sacred so used flowers sparingly in carefully planned bouquets.
In Europe, the Dutch were the first to make flower arranging an art.
By the 18th century, flower bouquets beautified grand houses. European artists began painting and creating antique prints of flower bouquets. To begin with their art decorated houses and showed how to arrange flowers creatively. As time went by, artists invovled in botanical science began using bouquets to illustrate flowers with similarities, such as their species, shape or where they grew.
Here's a big selection of antique prints of flower bouquets for you to choose from.