Beatrice Forshall is an artist whose work draws on the natural world. Her exquisite hand-coloured, drypoint engravings revolve around wildlife and themes central to conservation. In 2018 she was artist in residence at the Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI), a pioneering collaboration between researchers, policymakers and practitioners focused on transforming the global understanding and conservation of our natural world. The Book of Vanishing Species is her contribution to the cause.
4 Creatures at Risk of Vanishing
The following is an excerpt from The Book of Vanishing Species: Illustrated Lives by Beatrice Forshall, published by Bloomsbury. Art by Beatrice Forshall PLANKTON TAKE A DEEP BREATH. Continue reading