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Ruskin, John, 1819–1900

Aratra Pentelici : six lectures on the elements of sculpture, given before the University of Oxford in Michaelmas Term, 1870 / by John Ruskin ...

London : Printed for the author by Smith, Elder & Co. ..., and sold by Mr. G. Allen, Heathfield Cottage, Keston, Kent, 1872.
Physical Description:
xii, 207 p., [21] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NB1140 R8 1872
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Steel engraving by George Allen; after John Ruskin. Other plates are autotypes (cf. Preface, p. viii-ix)
Added t.p. reads: The works of John Ruskin ... vol. III
Wise, T.J. Ruskin, 187
Subject Terms:
%PRIN Smith, Elder and Co. -- Printer.
Allen, George -- Publisher.
Jeens, Charles Henry, 1827-1879 -- Pres. insc. from John Ruskin, 1872.
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 -- Pres. insc. to Charles Henry Jeens, 1872.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1872.
Allen, George, 1832-1907, engraver.
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900, ill.

  • Preface
  • Of the division of the arts
  • Idolatry
  • Imagination
  • Likeness
  • Structure
  • The School of Athens

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