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Pückler-Muskau's Estate and Its Influence on American Landscape Architecture
Vol. 23, No. 2 (Winter, 1995), pp. 192-200
Published by: The Garden History Society
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1587077
Page Count: 9
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It is generally known that the first generation of American landscape architects such as Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) was largely influenced by English landscape gardening. It is not so generally known that the second generation of the country's landscape architects -- men such as Charles Eliot, Samuel Parsons and Henry Vincent Hubbard -- was greatly influenced by the work of a German prince, Hermann von Pückler-Muskau, on his own estate of Muskau situated in a remote corner of Germany on the present border with Poland.
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