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Visions of Arcadia : European gardens from Renaissance to Rococo

Author: May Woods
Publisher: London : Aurum, 1996.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Woods, May.
Visions of Arcadia.
London : Aurum, 1996
(OCoLC)742383828
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: May Woods
ISBN: 1854104292 9781854104298
OCLC Number: 36064530
Notes: Illustrations on lining-papers.
Description: 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: The Renaissance : 1450-1600. Medieval gardens ; The birth of the Renaissance ; Italian gardens of the high Renaissance ; Peace, profusion and mannerism ; Renaissance gardens in France ; The garden in Tudor England ; Hans Vredeman de Vries --
Baroque splendour : 1600-1660. The birth of baroque in Italy ; Early baroque in France ; Salomon de Caus ; Mounts and mounts Parnassus ; Stuart gardens of England ; Isola Bella ; The gardens of Spain --
The climax of baroque : 1660-1720. Louis XIV ; Le Nôtre and his influence ; The French style in Italy ; Franco-Dutch gardens of the Netherlands ; Foreign influences in England and Scotland ; The gardens of Germany ; Spanish and Portuguese baroque --
Rococo : 1720-1800. The birth of rococo in France ; The English version of rococo ; The Gothick taste in England ; Exoticism ; Pleasure gardens ; Continental variations ; Iberia and Queluz --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Arcadia
Responsibility: text and photographs by May Woods.

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