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Title:

Riva degli Schiavoni, the Ducal Palace and the Campanile of St. Marks

Maker:

Ruskin, John; draughtsman; British artist, 1819-1900

Category:

drawing

Name:

drawing

School/Style:

British

Technique:

watercolour

Material(s):

graphite; medium
watercolour; medium
paper; support

Technique
Description:

graphite and watercolour on paper

Dimension(s):

height, paper, 248, mm
width, paper, 370, mm

Acquisition:

given; 1925-12; The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Provenance:

Mrs. J.C. Hilliard; F.W. Hilliard (by bequest), Sale Mark 1925

Inscription:

; old mount; Now your little Ducal Palace / is really the best colour study / I made in Venice and I should / by obliged if you would lend it to me for three weeks, / Ever affectionately yours, John Ruskin (in Ruskin's hand)

Exhibition(s):

Accession:

Object Number: 1154
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 13449; input: 2000-09-29; modified: 2019-09-30)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/13449





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