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Monday, January 28, 2013
Garden Art History - Preparing the Flower Beds 1625
Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564 - 1638) Preparing the Flower Beds 1625
Of course, we have no paintings of gardeners or flower beds in early 17th-century colonial America; but when I imagine early gardens in New York, this painting comes into my mind. I thought I would share it with you. .