<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

IIIF Actions
Lane, Richard James, 1800–1872
Notes on so much of the catalogue of the present exhibition of the Royal Academy : as relates to the works of the members : with a report of the private view and the dinner, 1855.
[London] : [s.n.], [1856].
Physical Description:
ix, 10-61 p. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5054 L36
View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Presentation inscription on t.p. reads: "To my dear friend Alfred Edward Chalon, R.A.--Richard Lane. August 3, 1856."
In this copy, page 39 is inscribed "Cancel this leaf. R. L. J." A revised copy of the leaf is tipped-in. Another copy of pages 41-42 is tipped in with corrections made in author's hand.
Letter from Royal Academy dated July 1920 and newspaper clipping of same date discussing the attribution to Lane are tipped-in this copy.
Attributed to Richard Lane by inscription in copy deposited at Royal Academy in 1856.
In verse.
Inspired by Ruskin's Notes on the Royal Academy, 1855. The introduction contains an attack on Ruskin (here named "Buskin")
Wise, T.J. Bibliography of Ruskin (1893), v. 1, p. 52 (note)
Subject Terms:
Chalon, Alfred Edward, 1780-1860 -- Pres. insc. from Richard James Lane.
Lane, Richard James, 1800-1872 -- Pres. insc. to Alfred Edward Chalon.
Roberts, C. M. -- Autograph.
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900.
Satire, English.

If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.