14) Mrs Basil Taylor [Harriet Osgood], Japanese Gardens
(New York: Dodd, Mead & Co.
The unusual effect produced by foreshortening and "collage" was reminiscent of the way some Japanese gardens
borrow from the landscape, incorporating various elements of the background into their overall design.
She researched the most popular moss varieties in Japanese gardens
, wrote the instructions for establishing moss in a Japanese garden
corner and identified the moss in the pictures.
It is important Japanese Gardens
are formed adhering to our strict design values and that they often reflect formations which occur in the natural world.
THE world's leading expert on the design of Japanese gardens
will work on the restoration of Liverpool's Garden Festival site.
are legendary for their natural tranquility and artistically elegant use of space and topography.
are havens of tranquillity and places to escape for some rest, repose, meditation and sentimental pleasure.
, on the other hand, are more for viewing--to communicate peace and tranquility.
have never been more popular here in Britain.
We have nothing against Japanese gardens
per se but we wish people would use their common sense as to where they are being placed.
The elaborate promenade from the street to the basemen dining spaces presents visitors with glimpses of kaleidoscopic, scarcely accessible spaces, containing abstracted fragments derived from traditional Japanese gardens
and domestic architecture.