Assistant Director of Garden and Landscape Studies
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
Anatole Tchikine is Assistant Director of Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection (Trustees for Harvard University) in Washington, D.C. His research addresses the history of early modern botanical gardens and collecting, fountain design and the role of water in urban and garden settings in Renaissance and Baroque Italy, and landscape and identity in Tuscany. He is a co-editor of The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century (Dumbarton Oaks, 2016) and editor of Constructing a “Third Nature”: Gardens and Landscapes of the Italian Renaissance (University of Pennsylvania Press, forthcoming).
Friday, October 20
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM