Garden of Ori Dono
The Japanese Garden of Ori Dono by Kabori Enshu (1579- 1647).
This garden a typical one of the Edo era, was designed by Kabori Enshu 小堀 遠州 (1579- 1647).
Japans greatest landscape gardener who built the famous garden of the Katsura detached palace in Kyoto.
Gardeners knife by Wilkinson Sword.
Gardeners knife made in England. The shape of the blade is semi-circular. It is used to refine by trees. The handle on this model is made of walnut. The half-shells are connected with brass pins.
Flamingos on the Lake of Japan.
Hamburg Zoo, Germany 1930.
Beautiful old postcard circa 1930. Shown is the Zoo from Carl Hagenbeck in Hamburg. Flamingos on the Lake of Japan.