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Definition of Landscape


  1. A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains.
  2. A picture representing a scene by land or sea, actual or fancied, the chief subject being the general aspect of nature, as fields, hills, forests, water. etc.
  3. The pictorial aspect of a country.

Landscape Quotations

In a happy marriage it is the wife who provides the climate, the husband the landscape.
Gerald Brenan

Enjoyment of the landscape is a thrill.
David Hockney

Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer - and often the supreme disappointment.
Ansel Adams

The two impulses in travel are to get away from home, and the other is to pursue something - a landscape, people, an exotic place. Certainly finding a place that you like or discovering something unusual is a very sustaining thing in travel.
Paul Theroux

A garden is a complex of aesthetic and plastic intentions; and the plant is, to a landscape artist, not only a plant - rare, unusual, ordinary or doomed to disappearance - but it is also a color, a shape, a volume or an arabesque in itself.
Roberto Burle Marx
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Landscape Translations

landscape in Afrikaans is landskap
landscape in Dutch is landschap
landscape in Finnish is maisema
landscape in French is paysage
landscape in German is Landschaft
landscape in Italian is paesaggio
landscape in Norwegian is landskap
landscape in Portuguese is paisagem
landscape in Spanish is paisaje, panorama
landscape in Swedish is landskap
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