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Gessner, Salomon (1730–88)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199674985
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191752988
Gessner, Salomon (1730–88)

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he extolled the benefits of ‘natural’ landscapes compared with *Baroque regimentation. His importance here lies in his Idyllen (1756),

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