06/10/2021 · Repton’s book also serves as a valued resource for the School of the Art Institute’s history of architecture courses. Citation. Repton, Humphry, and Repton, J. Adey. Fragments on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening.
Mary Beale (1633-1699): Object lessons in life and art. Friday 29 October 2021 7.00pm
Chiswick House. Kent created one of the first true English landscape gardens at Chiswick House for Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington.The first gardens that he laid out between 1724 and 1733 had many formal elements of a garden à la française, including alleys forming a patte d'oie and canals, but they also featured a folly, a picturesque recreation of an Ionic temple set in a theatre of ...
15/10/2021 · Humphry Repton presented his design for Sheringham Park way back in 1812. Over 200 years later you can still enjoy the coastal views he created and appreciate why he stated ‘Sheringham possessed more natural beauty and local advantages, then any place I have ever seen’
Der mit dem Haus angelegte formale, ummauerte Barockgarten mit geschnittenen Gehölzen und Alleen wurde in den 1790er Jahren nach Plänen von Humphry Repton umgestaltet. Der heute 10 ha umfassende Garten fällt an der Nordseite mit weiten Rasenflächen und von Steineichen gerahmten Sichtachsen zum Lynher River ab.
By this date the taste for very formal gardens had been replaced by a desire for more naturalistic landscaping, inspired by the work of Capability Brown and Humphry Repton. Aiton’s main alterations were the creation of the lake and the construction of the Mound, an artificial high bank on the south side to screen the Palace from the Royal Mews.