Variant of landscape
- a picture representing a section of natural, inland scenery, as of prairie, woodland, mountains, etc.
- the branch of painting, photography, etc. dealing with such pictures
- an expanse of natural scenery considered in terms of its visual effect
Origin: 17th-c. art borrowing (cf. easel, lay figure) from Dutch landschap from land, land plush -schap, -ship: earlier also landskip, akin to Old English landscipe, German landschaft
- landscaper noun
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