Calvert Vaux


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Noun1.Calvert Vaux - United States landscape architect (born in England) who designed Central Park (1824-1895)Calvert Vaux - United States landscape architect (born in England) who designed Central Park (1824-1895)
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15 when plainclothes detectives Martins and Hall drove to Calvert Vaux Park in Brooklyn.
Lewinnek presents Riverside, the carefully designed garden suburban creation of Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, as a contrast to Chicago's nineteenth-century industrial, working-class suburbs.
Earle, who was born in Leicester, studied under noted New York architect and landscaper Calvert Vaux, who designed the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
Calvert Vaux (December 20, 1824 - November 19, 1895) was a British-American architect and landscape designer.
The Pond provides a picturesque respite (one of seven bodies of water designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux as part of their pastoral fantasy).
The commission for Central Park provided Olmsted and his partner, Calvert Vaux, an opportunity to use landscape design for a social purpose.
A portion of this acquisition was designed by famous architect Calvert Vaux, who is best remembered as the co-designer of Central Park with Frederick Law Olmsted.
When Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux set about designing Central Park, they never imagined that the day would come when it would be fringed with such tall buildings.
The year 2008 marks the 150th anniversary of the "Greenswald" plan for Central Park submitted by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.
Influenced by the British Landscape Movement adopted in North America through the efforts of Frederic Law Olmstead and Calvert Vaux, who designed New York's Central Park.
She first examines the architecture of asylums in the late eighteenth century, the concept of moral management of moral treatment, the Kirkbride linear plan of building asylums and alternatives to them such as the cottage plan, and later structures designed by Calvert Vaux, Clarke Withers, and H.
Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux promoted precisely this with their 1857 design for the park, 'the Greensward plan', which combined the pastoral, the picturesque and the formal--The Mall and Bethesda Terrace.