Category:Capability Brown

English: Lancelot Brown (17161783), more commonly known as Capability Brown, was an English Landscape designer the English landscape garden.
  • He is remembered as "the last of the great English eighteenth-century artists to be accorded his due", and "England's greatest gardener". He designed over 170 parks, many of which still endure.
  • His influence was so great that the contributions to the English landscape garden made by Charles Bridgeman and William Kent are often overlooked; even Kent's apologist Horace Walpole allowed that Kent had been followed by "a very able master".
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