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Capability Brown Greetings Card

Capability Brown Greetings Card

…who is proud to be one of the partners involved in the Capability Brown Festival 2016.Key Features:Exclusive to English HeritageDesigned and printed in England Made to commemorate the 300th anniversary of Capability Brown’s birthBlank inside for your own messageIncludes envelope 

£2.50

Capability Brown Keyring

Capability Brown Keyring

…the birth of Capability Brown in 1716 it features a detail of an original illustration by a British designer from the Age of Reason studio. Key Features:Exclusive to English HeritageDesigned and made in EnglandMade to commemorate the 300th anniversary of Capability Brown’s birthZinc alloy…

£5.00

Capability Brown Postcard Pack

Capability Brown Postcard Pack

…postcards have been produced to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the birth of Capability Brown in 1716. They are exclusive to English Heritage who is proud to be one of the partners involved in the Capability Brown Festival 2016. The images on the postcards are reproductions of details of an…

£5.00

Capability Brown Pouch Bag

Capability Brown Pouch Bag

…the birth of 18th-century landscape gardener Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown in 1716. It features an original illustration by British designers at the Age of Reason studio. Images of some of the English Heritage properties Capability Brown has created gardens for sit alongside machinery that…

£13.00

Capability Brown Magnet

Capability Brown Magnet

…anniversary of the birth of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown in 1716 it features a detail of an original watercolour and ink drawing from the Age of Reason studios in England. It shows a stag at the edge of a ha-ha a constant feature in Capability Brown’s gardens that makes the lawn and…

£2.50

Capability Brown Enamel Mug

Capability Brown Enamel Mug

…lover the mug has been produced to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown in 1716. So-called because he believed any landscape was capable of being transformed he created magnificent gardens that blended in seamlessly with their…

£8.50

Capability Brown Silk Scarf

Capability Brown Silk Scarf

…has been made exclusively for English Heritage who is proud to be one of the partners involved in the Capability Brown Festival 2016.Key Features:Exclusive to English HeritageDesigned and printed in EnglandMade to commemorate the 300th anniversary of Capability Brown’s birth100% silk ​

£75.00

Place-Making: The Art of Capability Brown

Place-Making: The Art of Capability Brown

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown (1716-1783) is the iconic figure at the head of the English landscape style a tradition that has dominated landscape design in the western world. He was widely acclaimed for his genius in his own day and his influence on the culture of England has arguably…

£60.00

Guidebook: Appuldurcombe House

Guidebook: Appuldurcombe House

…the great hall and projecting wings it is once again a beautiful building. At the end of the 18th century the park was landscaped by ‘Capability’ Brown. The house is still in a very attractive setting but much of the former parkland is now farmed.This guidebook contains a descriptive…

£2.00

Guidebook: Roche Abbey

Guidebook: Roche Abbey

…and began dismantling the buildings. In the 18th century Roche's ruins were transformed by the famous landscape designer Lancelot 'Capability' Brown. They became a Picturesque feature in the grounds of the nearby Sandbeck Park estate.This beautifully illustrated new guidebook to Roche…

£3.50

Palaces for Pigs - (HB)

Palaces for Pigs - (HB)

…for pigs in Yorkshire in 1883. These buildings are not mere curiosities; John Nash applied himself at his most picturesque to a dovecote while Capability Brown was commissioned to create a classical menagerie and Henry Holland designed an elaborate Chinese Dairy.These buildings are the happy results…

£25.00

Guidebook: Wrest Park

Guidebook: Wrest Park

…ordered landscape of woodland avenues ornamented with statuary and garden buildings.The duke’s granddaughter Jemima brought in ‘Capability’ Brown to soften the edges of the garden and introduced fashionable features such as the bath house and Chinese temple while preserving the…

£5.00

Danson House: The Anatomy of a Georgian Villa

Danson House: The Anatomy of a Georgian Villa

…vibrant suite of allegorical panels for the dining room and the landscape architect Nathaniel Richmond to remodel the grounds in the manner of Capability Brown.This book tells the story of the house the estate its owners and its restoration by English Heritage between 1995 and 2004 after a long…

£25.00

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