The Renaissance Garden in England

The Renaissance Garden in England

Book - 1979
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The great formal gardens of Tudor and Stuart England are a lost art form, swept away in a wave of destruction by the later movement toward a more naturalistic landscape style. No examples survive of this era's beautifully sculpted grounds, and we are left only with inaccurate, romanticized reconstructions created in Victorian times. In this pioneering study, however, Roy Strong paints a vivid portrait of such legendary garden complexes as those of Henry VIII's Hampton Court, Lord Burghley's Theobalds, and Lord Pembroke's Wilton.
Publisher: London : Thames and Hudson, c1979
ISBN: 9780500012093
0500012091
Branch Call Number: 712.60942 STRONG
Characteristics: 240 p. : ill. ; 27 cm

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