9780754600282

Ruskin's Artists

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  • ISBN13:

    9780754600282

  • ISBN10:

    0754600289

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/1/2000
  • Publisher: Ashgate Pub Ltd
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Summary

Published to coincide with the centenary of the death of John Ruskin, this volume includes 12 essays which address various aspects of Ruskin's interventions in the visual economy of the nineteenth century

Table of Contents

Notes on contributors vii
List of figures
xi
Preface xv
Acknowledgement xvii
Standard references xix
Introduction Father and son: the Ruskin family art collection 1(14)
Robert Hewison
'Candid and earnest': the rise of the art critic in the early nineteenth century
15(16)
Claire Wildsmith
The 'dark clue' and the Law of Help: Ruskin, Turner, and the Liber Studiorum
31(22)
Alan Davis
Ruskin and the Gothic Revival: his research on Venetian architecture
53(18)
Robert Hewison
Ruskin and Millais at Glenfinlas
71(18)
Alastair Grieve
Pre-Raphaelite intimacy: Ruskin and Rossetti
89(22)
Elizabeth Helsinger
The Light of the World as 'true sacred art': Ruskin and William Holman Hunt
111(20)
Michael Wheeler
`Archangel' Veronese: Ruskin as Protestant spectator
131(16)
Andrew Tate
`According to the requirements of his scholars': Ruskin, drawing and art education
147(20)
Ray Haslam
The `woman question': Ruskin and the female artist
167(18)
Pamela Gerrish Nunn
Ruskin and the Pre-Raphaelite imagination in the 1870s: art, politics and the female body
185(20)
Francis O'Gorman
Painter and Professor: the response of Albert Goodwin to the aesthetics of John Ruskin
205(16)
David Wootton
The critic as autobiographer: Ruskin and his artists
221(14)
Dinah Birch
References 235(10)
Index 245

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