This document of technical specifications is included in a set of documents [i] developed by the landscape architect António Viana Barreto, after being invited, in May 1976, to carry out the project of revitalization or adaptation of certain areas of the park, which he oversaw until December 1979.
Viana Barreto defined as the main objectives the consolidation of the principles that had been defined as fundamental in 1961.
His actions focused on:
– the southern area of the garden;
– the replacement of the elms, located in the west, by honeyberry shrubs;
– flowerbeds and courtyards.
[i] Congress Courtyard – Shrubs
Congress Courtyard – Details
Museum Courtyards – Plantation – Coating
Calouste Gulbenkian Park – Status on the conservation of the Museum’s courtyards and roof of the 1st floor of the Headquarters
In order to consult the original version of this document you should contact the Gulbenkian Archives by e-mail [email protected]
and refer the document´s ID
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