The Artist and the Garden

The Artist and the Garden STRONG, Roy

This extraordinarily beautiful book gathers together and examines for the first time a delightful collection of English gardens rendered by artists from 1540 to the early nineteenth century, many of which are unknown. Sir Roy Strong, widely recognised for his expertise in both art history and garden history, surveys garden pictures ranging from Elizabethan miniatures to eighteenth-century alfresco conversation pieces, from suites of paintings of a single garden to amateur watercolours. He inquires into the origin of the English garden picture genre, its development prior to the invention of photography, its greatest exponents, its reliability as historical evidence of actual gardens, and its place within the larger European tradition of picturing the garden.
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Specificaties

ISBN
9780300111163
Uitgever
Yale University Press
Druk
1e
Verschenen
01-01-2005
Taal
Engels
Bladzijden
304 pp.
Bindwijze
Paperback
Genre
Kunst

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