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Author Evans, Shirley Rose.

Title Masters of their craft : the art, architecture and garden design of the Nesfields / Shirley Rose Evans. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. Lutterworth Press, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource
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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.
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.
Subject Nesfield, W. A. (William Andrews), 1794-1881.
Nesfield, W. Eden (William Eden), 1835-1888.
Nesfield, W. A. (William Andrews), 1794-1881. (OCoLC)fst01664023
Nesfield, W. Eden (William Eden), 1835-1888. (OCoLC)fst01959573
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Subject Landscape architecture -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture. (OCoLC)fst00813346
Landscape architecture. (OCoLC)fst00991814
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360.
ISBN 9780718842413 : $54.50
0718842413 : $54.50
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