The secret gardeners : Britain's creatives reveal their private sanctuaries / Victoria Summerley ; photographs by Hugo Rittson Thomas.
By: Summerley, Victoria.
Contributor(s): Rittson Thomas, Hugo [illustrator.].Material type: BookPublisher: London, England : Frances Lincoln, an imprint of the Quarto Group, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 271 pages : colour illustrations ; 32 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0711237638; 9780711237636.Subject(s): Gardeners -- Great Britain | Gardens -- Great Britain | Celebrities -- Great BritainGenre/Form: Photobooks.DDC classification: 635
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
The Secret Gardeners is a captivating photographic portrait of the private gardening passions of 25 of the UKs foremost artists, designers, actors, producers, composers, playwrights, sculptors and fashion designers. Accompanying meaty essays explaining the owners inspiration and passion are photographs revealing the beautiful gardens that the public rarely see.
The Secret Gardeners include Andrew Lloyd Webber, Anish Kapoor, Jeremy Irons, Cath Kidston, Terry Gilliam, Prue Leith, Ozzy Osbourne, Sting, Julian Fellowes and Rupert Everett.
Kirstie Allsopp -- The Branson Family -- Daniel Chadwick -- Gus Christie -- Julian Clary -- Christopher & Anne Evans -- Rupert Everett -- Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall -- Eric Fellner -- Julian & Emma Fellowes -- Terry & Maggie Gilliam -- Jeremy Irons -- Allen Jones -- Anish Kapoor -- Cath Kidston -- Evgeny Lebedev -- Prue Leith -- Andrew Lloyd Webber -- Cameron Mackintosh & Michael Le Poer Trench -- Nick Mason -- Ozzy & Sharon Osbourne -- Griff Rhys Jones -- Sting & Trudy Styler -- Paul Weiland -- Iwan & Manuela Wirth.
The Secret Gardeners reveals the private gardening passions of 25 notable creatives: individuals who are not known for their gardens show how they put their stamp on the landscape. The celebrated cast is drawn from the worlds of art, philanthropy, music, theatre and science, and the book offers an exclusive insight into the secluded sanctuaries where their dreams and memories are shaped.