A lifelong artist and conservationist, Charley Harper expressed his deep appreciation of nature through his design, forming the innovative
minimal realism that would become his artistic hallmark. Describing his method of depicting wildlife, Harper once said,
I regard the picture as an ecosystem in which all the elements are interrelated, interdependent, perfectly balanced.
Bookplate image by Charley Harper (American, 1922-2007) Cardinal Close-Up. Twenty-four adhesive 3" x 4" bookplates in a decorative hardtop box. Each sticker says
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