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Creator:
Boulton, Janet, 1936- author.
Title(s):

Foreground background : about making a garden / Janet Boulton.

Published/Created:
[Axminster] : Uniformbooks, 2013.
Physical Description:
54, [2] pages : illustrations ; 21 x 21 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SB472.45 .B68 2013
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
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Notes:
"Designed and produced by Colin Sackett."--Title page verso.
"Janet Boulton's interest in gardens over the past thirty years has been expressed both as garden artist, in watercolour, and as artist-gardener, in the creation of her distinctive garden in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. As a painter, she has focussed particularly on long-term studies, from English examples, to Italy, where she painted extensively at the Villa La Pietra; as unofficial artist-in-residence at Ian Hamilton Finlay's Little Sparta; and recently as visiting artist at Cow Mead Allotments in Oxford. Her own garden--the location for her studio, where she works as a painter of still-life--has evolved into a symbiosis of plants and poetic objects."--Website of Uniformbooks.
Subject Terms:
Boulton, Janet, 1936-
Gardeners -- Great Britain.
Gardening -- Great Britain.
Gardens -- Great Britain -- Design.
Gardens in art.
Contributors:
Sackett, Colin, book designer.
Uniformbooks, publisher.
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