through the garden gate…….

Gates are functional, yes.  According to Webster, a gate is a moveable barrier, usually on hinges, closing an opening in a fence, wall or other enclosure.  The function, taken together with form in the French garden elevates the swinging barrier to a higher level.  Paired with stone or foliage they create a sense of anticipation……….

what else lies within….???

Provence (23)

Provence (52)

or a whimsical note

Provence (112)

Provence (72)

or a door into a garden room

Provence (93)

Provence (55)

Provence (79)

Provence (89)

all beckoning us to walk through…………..

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