In pictures: The Art of the Garden

Discover how gardens were celebrated in art from the 16th to the 20th centuries in an exhibition that opens at Buckingham Palace in March

Marco Ricci, A View of the Cascade, Bushy Park Water Gardens, c.1715.

Royal Collection Trust / copyright Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014 

Single use only in relation to the exhibition 'Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden' at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. Photographs must not be archived or sold on.

A View of the Cascade, Bushy Park Water Gardens, by Marco Ricci, c1715

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The Gardens at Kew, by Johan Jacob Schalch, c1760

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Pleasure Garden with a Maze, by Lodewijk Toeput (Pozzoserrato), c1579-84

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Woodcut of the Garden of Eden, by Harmann Schedel, 1493

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Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, by Jan Brueghel the Elder, 1615

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Seven Couples in a Garden, by Mir ‘Ali Sir Nava’l, c1510

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Bleeding Heart, form the workshop of Carl Fabergé, c1900

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Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden is on show at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace, from 20 March–11 October. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.royalcollection.org.uk