Photographs by British Botanist and Spy, Sir Peter Smithers | Evolve Design Gallery | Art Galleries and Exhibits | Hudson Valley; Chronogram
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Photographs by British Botanist and Spy, Sir Peter Smithers 

When: Sat., Feb. 23, 5 & 7 p.m. 2013
Phone: 845-679-9979
Price: Event is free
Sir Peter Smithers, botanist, photographer, member of Parliament and spy, who worked with Ian Fleming, was often rumored to have been the inspiration for the character, James Bond. Sir Peter Smithers died in 2006 at the age of 92. “His lush photographic images of flowers won eight gold medals from the horticultural society, where some of them hang. They have been called ‘floral pornography.’"

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