The Garden Guide

Book: The Principles of Landscape Gardening
Chapter: Chapter 1: Principles of Landscape Gardening

Other examples of picturesque beauty

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1494, Other examples, of a more striking nature, might be adduced; but these instances we consider as better adapted to show the difference between a composition merely picturesque, and one expressive of general or natural beauty, and to prove our position, that both poetry and painting enter into the principles of imitative landscape-gardening.