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Item #41150 L'Art des Jardins. Georges GROMORT.
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins
L'Art des Jardins

L'Art des Jardins

Paris: Editions Vincent, Fréal & Cie, 1953. 2 vols.; small 4to. (8 11/16 x 6 1/4 inches). Vol. I: 120 pp.; Vol. II: 165 pp.; with 149 black and white plates. Pages uncut. Text in French.

Original publisher's stiff blue wrappers.

A French classic on the history of garden design

Georges Gromort, a prominent French architect and urban planner, left an indelible mark on the world of landscape architecture in the early 20th century. Recognized for his significant contributions to garden design, Gromort's ideas continue to influence the field to this day. Born in 1885, Gromort honed his craft at the prestigious École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. It was there that he developed a deep appreciation for the principles of classical garden design, working alongside renowned landscape architect André Le Nôtre. His teachings emphasized the delicate balance between architectural elements and the natural environment, advocating for the seamless integration of gardens into urban landscapes. Gromort's vision encompassed not only aesthetic considerations but also practical functionality. Gromort's oeuvre remains a cherished resource for landscape architects and enthusiasts alike. Gromort's commitment to harmony and his enduring legacy continue to shape the world of landscape design.

Item #41150

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