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Lecture: Beatrix Farrand: Private Gardens, Public Landscapes

Judith B. Tankard, Landscape historian

Beatrix Farrand was one of the foremost landscape architects of the 20th century.  In a career spanning from the Gilded Age to the late 1950s, Farrand was renowned for her private estate gardens, such as Dumbarton Oakes in Washington, D.C. and the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden in Maine.  She was also a campus consultant at prestigious universities, such as Yale and Princeton.  the restoration of a number of her important landscapes has brought her work to the forefront.

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