Miro, Personnage Gothique, Oiseau-Éclair (Gothic Personage, Bird-Flash)National Gallery of Art
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tree protection
National Gallery of Art, August 1997,
photograph, Rob Shelley

In order to protect the trees on the site, the area around each tree was fenced off, and the trunk and branches were wrapped in protective tape. If construction needed to take place inside a "tree preservation area," a horticulturist was called in to supervise the work.back arrow(11 of 14)next arrow



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