Photographs and booklet relating to exhibitions at the Exhibition des Arts Menagers, Brussels, Belgium, and at the Floralies Internationales de Paris exhibition, Palais de la Defense, Paris, France

Scope and Content

Black and white photographs showing views of indoor and outdoor displays of beds of tulips and other flowers, visitors, and views of surroundings

Photographs are annotated on the reverse ‘Brussels Exhibition 1958’, ‘See booklet Jardins des Floralies’, and ‘Vilmorin’

Some photographs are marked up on the reverse for publication including in ‘The Education of a Gardener’ and in ‘Le Jardin des Floralies’

Size of photographs ranges from 12.9 x 13 cm to 19.8 x 29.6 cm

Booklet, ‘Le Jardin des Floralies’ / by Russell Page, 1959, inscribed ‘With all my love, Russell’. In French

Original storage envelope is labelled ‘Floralies, Palais de la Defense, Paris, April 1959’ (label retained)

Extent:

23 black and white photographs

1 booklet

According to the label on the original storage envelope, colour transparencies with the references PAG/2/5/1-2 and PAG/2/5/3-4 appear to have been stored together at some point