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" Kent ; painter enough to taste the charms of landscape, bold and opinionative enougli to dare and to dictate, and born with a genius to strike out a great system from the twilight of imperfect essays. He leaped the fence, and saw that all nature was a... "
The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ... - Strona 389
pod redakcją - 1829
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The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw ...

1875
...Walpole he was painter enough to taste the charms of landscape, suiliciently bold and opinionative to dare and to dictate, and born with a genius to...leaped the fence and saw that all nature was a garden. The great principles on which he worked were perspective, light, and shade. Groups of trees broke a...
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Popular encyclopedia - 1879
...to taste the charms of landscape, sufficiently bold and opinionative to dare and to dictate, and bom with a genius to strike out a great system from the...leaped the fence and saw that all nature was a garden. The great principles on which he worked were perspective, light, and shade. Groups of trees broke a...
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The English Flower Garden: With Illustrative Notes

Henry Arthur Bright - 1881 - Liczba stron: 94
...express their surprise at rinding a sudden and nnperceived check to their walks." He adds that Kent " leaped the fence, and saw that all Nature was a garden." he admits "architectural ornaments" in the garden round the house. He speaks, too, with regret of having...
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Gleanings in Old Garden Literature

William Carew Hazlitt - 1887 - Liczba stron: 263
...characterises him as "painter enough to taste the charms of landscape, bold and opinionative enough to dare and to dictate, and born with a genius to...from the twilight of imperfect essays." " He leaped i the fence," says our author, " and saw that all nature \ was a garden." •« From Walpole's account...
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Tom 14

1888
...language, Kent " was painter enough to taste the charms of landscape, bold and opinionative enough to dare and to dictate, and born with a genius to...great system from the twilight of imperfect essays." In short, he was the first in English gardening to vindicate the natural against the artificial Banishing...
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Old Country Life

Sabine Baring-Gould - 1890 - Liczba stron: 358
...moment appeared Kent, painter enough to taste the charms of landscape, bold and opinionative enough to dare and to dictate, and born with a genius to...great system from the twilight of imperfect essays." The man Kent deserved the gallows much more than many who have been hung. No one who pretended to be...
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In a Gloucestershire Garden

Henry Nicholson Ellacombe - 1895 - Liczba stron: 302
...Kent had effected, he summed up his work in a happy phrase, which has almost become proverbial : ' He leaped the fence, and saw that all nature was a garden.' The discovery led the way to the modern landscape gardening, and to the destruction of the old English...
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A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century

Henry Augustin Beers - 1898 - Liczba stron: 455
...forest deep." Walpole says that Kent's "ruling principle was that nature abhors a straight line." Kent "leaped the fence and saw that all nature was a garden....and valley, changing imperceptibly into each other . . . and remarked how loose groves crowned an easy eminence with happy ornament. . . The great principles...
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With the trees

Maud Going - 1903 - Liczba stron: 335
...thrown open to the public gaze. It was said of Kent, the designer who chiefly worked the change, that he "leaped the fence and saw that all nature was a garden." Then the horse-chestnut was in demand for English gardens, and before the revolution it was planted...
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A Book of English Gardens

M. R. Gloag - 1906 - Liczba stron: 340
...one of the worst offenders in the destruction of old Gardens. In the amusing language of Wai pole, "he leaped the fence and saw that all Nature was a Garden." Lovers of old Gardens would have had great cause for thankfulness had he resisted his impulse to leap...
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