Hunt traces the gradual movement from formal regularity towards a carefully calculated naturalness, and the beginnings of this trend in the seventeenth century, with detailed references to letters, literary and critical works, biographies, paintings prints and drawings. 272 pages, 75 b&w plates. Brown cloth in dustjacket sunned at spine, closed tear at at foot of spine.
Hunt, John Dixon, The Figure in the Landscape: Poetry, Painting, and Gardening during the Eighteenth Century, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1976
KISLUK-GROSHEIDE, Danielle; KROHN, Deborah L.; LEBEN, Ulrich (eds.)., Salvaging the Past: Georges Hoentschel and French Decorative Arts from the Metropolitan Museum of Art., The Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture; The Metroplitan Museum of Art and Yale University Press, 2013