taxonomy of a landscape

Tulips
Robert John Thornton (British; 1768–1837)
1798–1807
Aquatint
In: New Illustration of the Sexual System of Carolus von Linnaeus … The Temple of Flora, or Garden of Nature (London: Printed for the Author by T. Bensley)
The New York Public Library, Print Collection

wired.com
Great American Landscapes Forever Altered by Human 'Progress' | WIRED

Sambunaris has been traveling the country for 15 consecutive summers, living, sleeping and working out of her car. Her images are full of endless horizons and breathtaking skies. Though there are no people in her photos, we see humanity’s mark in the mining, railways, and highways that plow through the wilderness.