Unexpected connections: paper flowers

A couple of weeks ago, when I was in the final stages of researching a paper on an entirely different topic, a call in the early nineteenth-century proceedings of the Dutch society for husbandry (Nederlandse Huishoudelijke Maatschappij) caught my eye. The society, established in the late eighteenth century as a┬ábranch of the Royal Dutch SocietyContinue reading “Unexpected connections: paper flowers”