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Repton's Red Books Come to Life

19.01.2017 | category: General

Humphry Repton (1772-1818) was a leading landscape designer who refined the concept of the landscape garden and is regarded as the greatest English landscape designer to follow ‘Capability’ Brown.

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The Leasowes, 1792, with Ruined Priory and Virgil’s Grove to left

Beyond Brown: Picturesque Gardens of a Different Nature

19.01.2017 | category: General

Brown’s name will forever be associated with the English Landscape Garden, and it is only fitting that his 300th anniversary was celebrated on such a lavish scale. However, we need to remind ourselves that there were other contemporary styles and many gifted amateur designers, usually the owners.

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