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Landschaftsbild” (image of a landscape, scenery) was reduced to “Landschaften”(landscapes). Although these modifications seem rather subtle (and are lost in the official English translation) they nevertheless indicate significant shifts: 1. A shift from the purely visual to the factual. It is no longer explicitly pictures of landscapes but only physical landscapes that are the object of preservation. The picture aspect is however maintained by the following word “Ortsbilder” (local sceneries).

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We can guess that just like in the case of the mire landscapes (see below) some aspects will be dropped for practical reasons and the designated objects (if any are designated at all) will not correspond to the original concept put forward by the scientists. e. e. a part of the land). ” The Oxford Reference Online points to the history of the word ‘landscape’: “4. landscape: Initially introduced into English with reference to paintings and particular ways of seeing the world from the Dutch landskap, the idea of the landscape has gradually expanded to embrace what is perhaps better described as the countryside.

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