image for Workshop/Course item typeThe Picturesque and the Gardenesque at Orleans House Gallery

Octagon Room

Octagon Room

Workshop/Course, Tue 19 Mar 2019




Two arguments dominated garden design – the sublime vs the beautiful and the picturesque vs the gardenesque. Enjoy the consequences of these debates in gardens we can see today – Kew and Chelsea Physic garden, the fascinating creation of Hans Sloane.

Delivered by Art Historical London’s Colin Lomas. Part of our Art History Lecture series on Gardens in Art.

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Event details

Dates Times
Tue 19 Mar 2019 13:15 to 14:30


Full price: £15
Richmond Card price: £13.50



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Map reference: TQ 168734  Lat: 51.44783 Long: -0.31954

Accessible from the Thames Path and from Richmond Road.
Train: St Margarets Station (slow South West Trains from Waterloo via Richmond). Alternatively, District Line to Richmond and train from there (1 stop).
Bus routes: 33, 490, H22, R68, R70 and 290 alighting at the Crown pub or Lebanon Park.
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Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from St Margarets station


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