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Pope's obelisk to his mother's memory in his gardens at Twickenham

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Description: The Architecture of Western Gardens: A Design History from the Renaissance to the...
The picturesque vogue of the eighteenth century has come to be seen as a phenomenon of garden and landscape taste. While this may be true of its later phase, such an emphasis distorts its earlier history, with the consequence that much discussion of the beginnings of landscape gardening in the first fifty...
PublisherMIT Press
Related print edition pages: pp.231-239
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00122.035
Description: Gardens and the Picturesque: Studies in the History of Landscape Architecture
In 1807 Robert Southey confirmed what had been apparent for some years, that “a taste for the picturesque...
PublisherMIT Press
Related print edition pages: pp.105-136
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00056.008

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