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Tag Archives: conservation

Ruined love…

… or why we should(n’t) put the nose back on the Sphinx. The merits -  or otherwise – of historical conservation was the subject of a splendid debate last week … Continue reading

March 17, 2012 · 12 Comments

Old Mughal structures and new British lawns

In our first few weeks in India, we have seen several examples of ancient Hindu or Mughal architecture surrounded by gardens that turn out to be partly or largely twentieth … Continue reading

September 20, 2011 · 28 Comments

Round, like a Circle in a Spiral

Is it an earthwork, a seascape, an icon of landscape design, a pilgrimage destination, perhaps even a joke at the art world’s expense? In a recent article for the Historic … Continue reading

June 23, 2010 · 1 Comment

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