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Torcello (Italy)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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: 2
Call Number: MSS 56
Scope and Contents: Burne-Jones writes that (John William) Inchbold has arrived, bringing Ruskin's letter. Burne-Jones remarks upon his copies made for Ruskin: "four rotten little sketches; one of a head in the Veronese Triumph at the Ducal Palace, one of the Bacchus head of Tintoret (as nearly original size as I could guess), one of St. Catherine, and one of the Harem or Marriage of Cana. They really are so far more faithful than those I did under your...
Dates: 1862 June