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Baroque garden cultures : emulation, sublimation, subversion

Author: Michel Conan
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Congrès
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Conan
ISBN: 0884023044 9780884023043
OCLC Number: 58455837
Notes: "Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture XXV held at Dumberton Oaks, May 11-12, 2001"--Half title page.
Description: 433 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction: The new horizons of Baroque Garden Cultures / Michel Conan --
European networks, from education to sublimation. Of plants and gardeners, prints and books / Erik A. de Jong ; Gardens of knowledge and the République des gens de sciences / Lucia Tongiorgi Tomasi --
Emulating the politics of garden display. Pastoral landscape and social politics in Baroque Rome / Tracy L. Ehrlich ; The aesthetic and social reception and development of the Baroque Garden in Sweden / Magnus Olausson ; Saxon Baroque Gardens (1694-1733) / Roland Puppe --
Sublimation and subversion of Baroque garden politics. Islands of delight / Margherita Azzi Visentini ; Spectacle, ritual, and social relations / Stephen H. West ; Friendship and imagination in French Baroque Gardens before 1661 / Michel Conan ; Polity and politeness at Castle Howard / Lance Neckar.
Responsibility: edited by Michel Conan.
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