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oods ck, Oxfordshir , nglan lenheim 1705+ 1st Duke of Marlboroug John Churchi Queen Anne
(Queen Mary’s sister) Sarah Churchill lenheim 1705 - 1935 oods ck, Englan Blenheim with River Glyme John Vanbrugh
(1664 - 1726) & Henry Wise
(1653 - 1738) (Queen’s Gardener @ Hampton Court) Later design with the 4th Duke in 1764 Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown
(1716 - 1783) enry Wis
1653 - 1738 English Royal Landscape Gardener Henry Wise and George London The Retir’d Gardener Theoretically dreamed of a simple life which included the following: Agriculture Industry
(labor and books, perfect knowledge) Water
(water trees and our souls) Terra
(mother earth) Trees and Tools Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown
1716 - 1783
English Landscape Gardener "the last of the great English 18th Century artists to be accorded his due” "Such, however, was the effect of his genius that when he was the happiest man, he will be least remembered; so closely did he copy nature that his works will be mistaken" lenheim- East En ...
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