The Banksias

The Banksias

1981

Artist Celia Rosser at presentation of 'The Banksias' to HRH Queen Elizabeth

University botanical artist Celia Rosser finishes her groundbreaking series The Banksias, depicting every known species of the native flora. The collection of 76 paintings, started in 1974, is considered one of the 21st century’s great botanical artworks.

Artist Celia Rosser and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ray Martin at launch of exhibition of the Banksias series