- 224 pages
- The Modern Garden
- Jane Brown
- 16 September 2017 Jane Brown
In An Ongoing Search To Carve Their Unique Visions From The Natural World, The Artists And Architects Of The Twentieth Century Have Transformed Both Our Physical Landscapes And The Way We Perceive Outdoor Space This Quest For Harmony Between The Natural And The Manmade Has Yielded Some Of The Most Spectacular Gardens Ever Created The Modern Garden Is The First Fully Illustrated Overview Of The Great Gardens Of The 20th Century It Portrays Hundreds Of Gardens, From The Works Of Geoffrey Jellicoe To Roberto Burle Marx, Russell Page To Dan Kiley, Isamu Noguchi To Richard Haag, Created Throughout The Century And Around The World Twelve Masterwork Gardens Are Explored In Special Detail Photographed In Spectacular Color And Supplemented By Never Before Seen Historical Images, They Come Alive In This Beautifully Produced Volume Masterwork Gardens Featured Guevrekian S Hyeres, France Ludwig Gerns Garden, Germany Geoffrey Jellicoe Garden, London Fletcher Steele, Naumkeag, Massachusetts Dan Kiley, Miller House, Indiana Walter Gropius At Home, Massachusetts Mien Ruys, Dedmsvaart Garden, The Netherlands Roberto Burle Marx, Brazil Pietro Porcinai, Villa Il Rosetto, Italy Russell Page, Villa Silvio Pellico, Italy Arne Jacobsen,St Catherine S College England Isamu Noguchi, The California Scenario.
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