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The Resource Masters of their craft : the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields, Shirley Rose Evans

Masters of their craft : the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields, Shirley Rose Evans

Label
Masters of their craft : the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields
Title
Masters of their craft
Title remainder
the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields
Statement of responsibility
Shirley Rose Evans
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this informative and charming volume, Shirley Evans explores the lives of two of the most prominent designers of the nineteenth century; designers who have left their distinctive mark on buildings and gardens throughout the British Isles. William Andrews Nesfield and Eden Nesfield, father and son, were infatuated with the beauty and romance of the past, and both played an important role in the nineteeth-century revivals of the Jacobean, Renaissance and Gothic styles. The Nesfields produced horticultural and architectural designs for wealthy and influential landowners, later winning important
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Evans, Shirley Rose
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Nesfield, W. A.
  • Nesfield, W. Eden
  • Nesfield, W. A.
  • Nesfield, W. Eden
  • Landscape architecture
  • Architecture
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • GARDENING
  • GARDENING
  • DESIGN
  • Architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Great Britain
Label
Masters of their craft : the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields, Shirley Rose Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Title page; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Family Tree; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Early Days; 2. Into the Army; 3. Medieval Influences; 4. Painting the Picturesque; 5. Marriage and a Start in Landscape Gardening; 6. Concerning the Landscape; 7. The Return to Formality; 8. The Parterre-de-Broderie; 9. Painted Gardens; 10. The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and Buckingham Palace; 11. Enter William Eden; 12. Breaking Free; 13. Witley Court and Stoke Edith; 14. 30 Argyll Street; 15. Two Public Commissions; 16. The End of an Era
  • List of William Andrews Nesfield's CommissionsList of William Eden Nesfield's Commissions; Watercolours Exhibited by William Andrews Nesfield; Glossary; Bibliography; Books; Articles; Back cover
Control code
ocn884744940
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718842413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cg57t8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884744940
Label
Masters of their craft : the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields, Shirley Rose Evans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Title page; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Family Tree; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Early Days; 2. Into the Army; 3. Medieval Influences; 4. Painting the Picturesque; 5. Marriage and a Start in Landscape Gardening; 6. Concerning the Landscape; 7. The Return to Formality; 8. The Parterre-de-Broderie; 9. Painted Gardens; 10. The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and Buckingham Palace; 11. Enter William Eden; 12. Breaking Free; 13. Witley Court and Stoke Edith; 14. 30 Argyll Street; 15. Two Public Commissions; 16. The End of an Era
  • List of William Andrews Nesfield's CommissionsList of William Eden Nesfield's Commissions; Watercolours Exhibited by William Andrews Nesfield; Glossary; Bibliography; Books; Articles; Back cover
Control code
ocn884744940
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718842413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cg57t8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884744940

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