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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1919.503
People
John Ruskin, British (London, England 1819 - 1900 Brantwood, England)
Title
Detail of St. Sauveur, Caen
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1848
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298627
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite, brown ink, and brown wash on cream wove paper
Dimensions
47.3 x 34.8 cm (18 5/8 x 13 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Samuel Sachs, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1919
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Samuel Sachs
Accession Year
1919
Object Number
1919.503
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

John Ruskin and Professor Charles Eliot Norton, Notes on Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, placed on exhibition by Professor Norton..., exh. cat., John Wilson and Son (Cambridge, 1879), no. 78(?)

John Ruskin and Professor Charles Eliot Norton, Notes on Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, placed on exhibition by Professor Norton..., exh. cat., John Wilson and Son (Boston, 1880), no. 78(?)

E. T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn, The Works of John Ruskin, G. Allen (London, England, 1903 -1912), vol. 38, no. 306 or 307

Arthur Pope, Catalogue of Ruskin Exhibition in Memory of Charles Eliot Norton, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, 1909), no. 5 or 6

Joan Evans, ed., The Diaries of John Ruskin, The Clarendon Press (Oxford, 1956-1959), vol. 2, pl. 32 (as "St. Etienne, Caen")

J. G. Links, The Ruskins in Normandy: A Tour in 1848 with Murray's Hand-book, John Murray (London, 1968), p. 57, plate 11

Gail S. Weinberg, Drawings of John Ruskin (1819 - 1900), exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1979), no. 16

Exhibition History

Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, Noyes & Blakeslee, Boston, 10/01/1879 - 10/31/1879

Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 02/01/1880 - 02/28/1880

Ruskin Exhibition, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 11/01/1909 - 02/28/1910

[John Ruskin exhibition], Smith College Museum of Art, 12/01/1949 - 12/21/1949; Yale University Art Gallery, 01/01/1950 - 01/31/1950

The Victorian Rebellion, Lakeview Center for Arts and Sciences, 09/13/1971 - 10/29/1971

Drawings of John Ruskin, 1819 - 1900, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 01/19/1979 - 03/04/1979

32Q: 2130 19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/18/2019 - 10/31/2019

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