Margaret Neilson Armstrong
A celebrated book artist for more than 35 years, Margaret Neilson Armstrong (American, 18671944) created exceptional book bindings with rich colors, distinctive lettering, and stylized ornament that often utilized plants, vines, and flowers.
Margaret Neilson Armstrong (American, 18671944) was a prolific designer of book covers, an accomplished botanist, and a successful author. Between 1911 and 1914, Armstrong journeyed through the western United States; these travels resulted in her 1915 Field Book of Western Wild Flowers, featuring more than 500 of her botanical drawings. The designs of our exuberant notecards are adapted from Armstrongs original 19091914 illustrations in the Museums collection. 5 each of 4 images, 20 cards and 21 envelopes per box. 4” x 5 1/4”.
5 each of 4 images, 20 cards and 21 envelopes per box 4” x 5 1/4”