Gardens In Painting

Gardens In Painting The cultivation of plants and gardens has long been a preoccupation of man The earliest picture in this series of paintings and quotations on the theme of gardens is a fifteenth century work showing t

  • Title: Gardens In Painting
  • Author: Celina Fox
  • ISBN: 9781857090512
  • Page: 416
  • Format: None
  • The cultivation of plants and gardens has long been a preoccupation of man The earliest picture in this series of paintings and quotations on the theme of gardens is a fifteenth century work showing the Virgin and Child in the hortus conclusus or walled garden the latest is Vuillard s painting of his friends lunching al fresco in the garden of Misia Natanson Constable,The cultivation of plants and gardens has long been a preoccupation of man The earliest picture in this series of paintings and quotations on the theme of gardens is a fifteenth century work showing the Virgin and Child in the hortus conclusus or walled garden the latest is Vuillard s painting of his friends lunching al fresco in the garden of Misia Natanson Constable, Hobbema, Monet and Van Gogh are also represented, together with writers such as Wordsworth, Proust, John Evelyn and Flann O Brien.

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    1. A smashing little book with plenty of good illustrations from major artists and good complementary text from great writers.My particular favourite is the cover picture which is The Painter's Garden at Saint-Prive by Henri-Joseph Harpignies and which is supported by text from Proust's 'Jean Santeuil', "At the roots of the rose-trees was a multitude of geraniums, pink and red, of zinnias, of roses, of golden marigolds and violets, all that riot of violet, bronze and red which, in childhood, we wer [...]

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