Reference Entry

Brown, Lancelot [known as Capability Brown] (bap. 1716, d. 1783), landscape gardener and architect

John Phibbs

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Education and early career | Brown's landscape business | Style | Character | Death and posthumous reputation

Reference Entry.  3188 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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