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Basilica di San Marco (Venice, Italy)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Edward Burne-Jones Letters to John Ruskin

Call Number: MSS 56
Overview: The collection comprises letters from Edward Burne-Jones to John Ruskin, written from 1862 to ca. 1889.
Dates: 1862-ca. 1889

Edward Burne-Jones letter to John Ruskin, 1862 June

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Call Number: MSS 56
Scope and Contents: Burne-Jones is working on a "little head of Paolo in the Ducal Pal[ace]" for Ruskin and is anxious about the quality. (Fiona Macarthy has identified this to be a study from Veronese's Thanksgiving for the Victory of Lepanto in the Sala del Collegio. See Macarthy, The Last Pre-Raphaelite: Edward Burne-Jones and the Victorian Imagination, (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2012), 144.) Burne-Jones asks Ruskin to stay in Milan and...
Dates: 1862 June