Painted Gardens: English watercolours 1850-1914 - Penelope Hobhouse; Christopher Wood;Pavilion, 1988, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ - in Good+ DJ. Price Clipped. Top edges of DJ a little ruffled, nicked and chipped at top edges of lower panel. Edges of the boards notably faded.
Illustrated with colour photographs. Is a sumptuous album of over one hundred such paintings – many collected here for the first time – all meticulously reproduced. The gardens detailed range from the Yew Alley at Rockingham Castle and the Lower Terrace Walk at Shrubland Hall to the Paved Garden of Gravetye Manor and the famed double Herbaceous Border at Arley Hall.
Size: 10¼" x 10¼"
Number of Pages: 208
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