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Creator:
John Ruskin, 1819–1900, British
Title:

The Rocky Bank of a River

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Sketch of Foliage

Date:
ca. 1853
Medium:
Pen and black ink, gray wash, graphite, and white gouache; verso: pen and brown ink and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 7/8 x 18 5/8 inches (32.7 x 47.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper right: "223/ 7 | E (encircled) | Drawn by | John Ruskin"; on back, lower right: "50"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1984.13
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
hills | landscape | river | riverbank | rocks (landforms) | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6348
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 29, no. 119, fig. 19, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Timothy J. Barringer, Unto this last : two hundred years of John Ruskin, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, p. 34-35, fig. 12 (recto), fig. 14 (verso), NJ18.R895 .B37 2019 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 29, no. 119, fig. 19, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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