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Peter Moore

Australia and Pacific and general stock.

John Ruskin letters, a collection

Ruskin, John

John Ruskin. A Collection of Letters written by Ruskin at a critical period in his life in the years 1877-79. Ruskin writes from Venice, London and Oxford to a fellow artist 1877 - 1879

Description

Five holograph letters, in all seven and half pages of c.20 x 13cm or slightly less, all folded for enclosure in envelopes which are included. A full description with extracts is available on request.

Provenance

Acquired from the estate of a private collector

Footnote

Ruskin writes to a fellow artist concerning the addressee's art, with advice to remain away from London, and concerning their mutual interest in spiritualism.

Size

8vo

Signed

All letters are signed 'J.Ruskin'

Current Condition

The letters are folded but are in very good clean condition

Price

£6,500.00