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Posting Pictures

Posting Pictures

by Lane Baker — last modified Jul 11, 2017 11:39 AM

Lane Baker on a century-old social media obsession

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The Hidden Fields of Peru

The Hidden Fields of Peru

by Bailey Trela — last modified Jul 11, 2017 11:39 AM

Ari Caramanica searches for agricultural traces in the Pampa de Mocan

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Restoring a Village

Restoring a Village

by Bailey Trela — last modified Jul 11, 2017 11:39 AM

Michail Kappas visualizes and preserves the Greek village of Kastania

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A City Like a Body

A City Like a Body

by Spencer Lenfield — last modified May 22, 2017 01:01 PM

Sara Carr Discusses the Topography of Wellness in American Urban Landscapes

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Teaching a Younger Crowd

Teaching a Younger Crowd

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:01 PM

Teaching Fellows’ Day Invites Undergraduates to Consider Byzantium Anew

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A New Life for Forgotten Things

A New Life for Forgotten Things

by Lain Wilson — last modified May 22, 2017 01:02 PM

The Dumbarton Oaks Archives Launches Online Ephemera Collection

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Imagining the Empress

Imagining the Empress

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:02 PM

The Ephemera Collection Expands in an Upcoming Exhibit

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“Théodora” Souvenir Booklet

“Théodora” Souvenir Booklet

by James N. Carder — last modified Jul 13, 2017 03:29 PM

James N. Carder (March 2017)

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No New Saints

No New Saints

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:03 PM

Sergey Ivanov Reconsiders the Unorthodox Saints’ Lives of the Tenth Century

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Renovation of the Gardens

Renovation of the Gardens

by Press — last modified Jun 29, 2017 10:28 AM

Dumbarton Oaks Gardens Closed to the Public from July 10, 2017, to March 15, 2018

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Blood on the Stones

Blood on the Stones

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:03 PM

Ximena Chávez Balderas Reinterprets Sacrificial Remains at Tenochtitlan

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Azalea Inscription

Azalea Inscription

by James N. Carder — last modified Jul 13, 2017 03:31 PM

James N. Carder (February 2017)

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A New Old View

A New Old View

by Anatole Tchikine — last modified May 22, 2017 01:04 PM

Dumbarton Oaks Acquires Seventeenth-Century Monument Guide

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The Sense of Place

The Sense of Place

by John Wang — last modified May 22, 2017 01:05 PM

Saskia de Wit Contextualizes the Metropolitan Garden in Landscape Studies

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Refinding the Way

Refinding the Way

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:05 PM

Hendrik Dey Investigates the Via Triumphalis in Medieval Rome

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The Monks at the Theater

The Monks at the Theater

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:04 PM

Agnieszka Szymańska Discusses the Unlikely Design of the Red Monastery

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Remaking Marrakesh

Remaking Marrakesh

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 18, 2017 04:35 PM

Abbey Stockstill Probes the Hidden History of Urban Development

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The Gardens Gide Saw

The Gardens Gide Saw

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:04 PM

Verena Conley on Exoticism, Europe, and the Jardin d’Essai

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“Thirty-Six Views” Receives the John Brinckerhoff Jackson Book Prize

“Thirty-Six Views” Receives the John Brinckerhoff Jackson Book Prize

by Press — last modified May 22, 2017 01:05 PM

Authors Strassberg and Whiteman Recognized for Contribution to Garden History and Landscape Studies

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Of Plants and Power

Of Plants and Power

by Press — last modified May 22, 2017 01:07 PM

New from Dumbarton Oaks Publications: The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century

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Revisiting the Codex

Revisiting the Codex

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:07 PM

Lori Diel Parses the Images and Enigmas of the Codex Mexicanus

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The Beads of Las Orquídeas

by Bailey Trela — last modified Feb 23, 2017 03:38 PM

Eric Dyrdahl Investigates Pre-Columbian Craft Production in Ecuador

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The Networks of Paradise

The Networks of Paradise

by Bailey Trela — last modified May 22, 2017 01:08 PM

Jan Haenraets Discusses the History and Preservation of Mughal Gardens

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The Ruins of Syria

The Ruins of Syria

by Bailey Trela — last modified Mar 09, 2017 10:35 AM

Dumbarton Oaks Acquires a New Collection of Images

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The Year Santa Visited DO

The Year Santa Visited DO

by James N. Carder — last modified Jul 13, 2017 03:32 PM

James N. Carder (December 2016)

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Learning among the Plants

Learning among the Plants

by Spencer Lenfield — last modified Dec 06, 2016 03:29 PM

Second-Grade Classes from the Hyde-Addison School Visit the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens

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