Monticello Walnut Bowl #13-49

Monticello Walnut Bowl #13-49

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Jefferson undoubtedly ranked trees at the top of his hierarchical chart of favorite garden plants. Visitors to Monticello were often given tours of the grounds, which included a rambling survey of what one guest described as Jefferson's "pet trees." The image of lofty shade trees crowning the summit was constantly reiterated by visitors to Monticello. Even in his most functional plantings, Jefferson exploited the ornamental qualities of 160 species of trees. He planted groves of native and exotic trees; "clumps" of ornamentals adjacent to the house; "allées" of mulberry and honey locust along his road network of Roundabouts; plantations of sugar maple and pecan; and living peach tree fences to border his fields.

This bowl is made from a Walnut tree removed from Monticello, by Kirk McCauley. Kirk is one of several local artisans the Thomas Jefferson Foundation has entrusted to honor these trees. Signed, dated and numbered. 16 ¼” dia. x 5”h.

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