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In Remembrance of Capability Brown – February 1783

In Remembrance of Capability Brown – February 1783.

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Essex – Audley End

1763 – c1767 Saffron Walden CB11 4JF Google Map – click here Research for this Capability Brown landscape has made fascinating reading. Another Robert Adam, Lancelot Brown blend and another. masterpiece it would seem. However, it soon became apparent that … Continue reading

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In Remembrance of Capability Brown – February 1783

On the sixth of February, 1783, Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown found himself preparing to face his maker at the Mayfair home of his daughter Bridget, the home she shared with husband and architect Henry Holland. Brown had been staying there and … Continue reading

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Wedding Anniversary

If you want to understand more about a professional and successful man like Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, there is surely a need to understand more of his home life and relationship. Brown’s working life is fairly well documented and covered in-depth … Continue reading

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