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Works Reproduced in Publications


  • ArtDaily.org, "'Flora and Fauna: Drawings by Francesca Anderson' opens at the Bruce Museum," (accessed 7/18/2017).
  • American Artist Magazine, "Ten Finalists of the American Artist Floral Art Competition," October 1999.
  • Arvigo, Rosita. Panti Maya Medicine Trail Field Guide. San Ignacio, Cayo, Belize: Ix Chel Tropical Research Foundation, Ltd., 1992
  • Balick, Michael. Handbook of Ayurvedic Herbs. In preparation.
  • Balick, Michael and Rosita Arvigo. Messages From the Gods: A Guide to the Useful Plants of Belize. New York: The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2015.
  • Bouchier, Diane. "An Interview with Francesca Anderson." The Botanical Artist, 1, no 2, (1995).
  • Coady, E. Patrick. "Second Report in a Series Catalysing Changes in Conserving Biodiversity in the Field, Brazil, Case Study II." Conservation International, July (1996).
  • Cook-Romero. "The Vicarious Botanist." The Santa Fe New Mexican, May 13, 2005.
  • Jonas, Patricia. Drawing from Life: Maud H. Purdy and 90 Years of Women Artists at Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Brooklyn: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 2007.
  • Kahn, Sarah and Michael J. Balick. "Therapeutic Plants of Ayurveda: A Review of Selected Clinical and Other Studies for 166 Species." The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 7, no 5 (2001): 405—515.
  • Kress, John and Shirley Sherwood. The Art of Plant Evolution. Kew: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2009.
  • Meyers, Joe. "Bruce Museum opens 'Flora and Fauna,' a marriage of art and science." Greenwich Times, August 6, 2017.
  • New York Botanical Garden, Annual Report, cover, 1992.
  • Olien, Mary. Conifer Guide. Blandy Farm, The State Arboretum of Virginia. In preparation.
  • Shiller, K. "Artist Francesca Anderson Breathes Life into Botany." Brooklyn Heights Press, April, 1993.
  • Sherwood, Shirley. Contemporary Botanical Artists. London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1996.
  • Sherwood, Shirley. A Passion for Plants: Contemporary Botanical Masterworks, London: Cassell & Co., 2001.
  • Sherwood, Shirley, S. Harris and B. Juniper. A New Flowering: 1000 Years of Botanical Art. Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005.
  • Sherwood, Shirley and Martyn Rix. Treasures of Botanical Art: Icons from the Shirley Sherwood and Kew Collections. Kew: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2008.

Works Reproduced in Exhibition Catalogs


1992 7th International Exhibition of Botanical Art and Illustration Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation
1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, & 2008 Focus on Nature New York State Museum
1995, 1996, & 2001 Rare Plant Auction Delaware Center for Horticulture
1996 Plant Sale Swarthmore College Arboretum
2000 Botanica 2000 Sonnenberg Gardens
2002 The Fifth Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition American Society of Botanical Artists
2003 The Sixth Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition American Society of Botanical Artists
2004 The Seventh Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition American Society of Botanical Artists
2008 The Eleventh Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition American Society of Botanical Artists
2009 The Twelfth Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition American Society of Botanical Artists
2010 The Thirteenth Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition American Society of Botanical Artists

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