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Friday, September 6, 2013

With ‘ice cubes,’ twisted shrubs and nudes, an artist makes a garden

A shady back corner of the courtyard is home to a bronze “Seated Bather,” a signature piece McDonnell has made in different sizes over the years. She’s surrounded by hydrangea, mahonia, dahlias and a single agapanthus bloom.