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Modern Painters Volume 3. Of Many Things by John Ruskin

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English


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Number of Pages424
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Open LibraryOL8490358M
ISBN 10142122903X
ISBN 109781421229034

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John Ruskin was born on 8 February at 54 Hunter Street, London, the only child of Margaret and John James Ruskin. His father, a prosperous, self-made man who was a founding partner of Pedro Domecq sherries, collected art and encouraged his son's literary activities, while his mother, a devout evangelical Protestant, early dedicated her son to the service of God and devoutly wished him to/5. In John Ruskin: Art criticism published the first volume of Modern Painters, a book that would eventually consist of five volumes and occupy him for the next 17 years. His first purpose was to insist on the “truth” of the depiction of Nature in Turner’s landscape paintings. Jun 13,  · Modern painters by Ruskin, John, Publication date Topics Painting, Aesthetics Publisher New York: J. Wiley Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English Volume 3. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive Pages: Modern Painters is the work that gained for Ruskin the recognition of the English world of letters and creativity. Published in , when Ruskin was twenty-four, it represents the young Oxford.

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