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English garden


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Informal, asymmetrical, ‘natural’ type of landscape evolved in C18, associated with L. Brown, H. Repton, and others, and widely copied in Europe, where it was called jardinanglo-chinois because of its apparent haphazard design. It was associated with the Picturesque and Sharawadgi.

D. Coffin (1994)

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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