John Ruskin Quotes (366 quotes)
The Two Paths, (1859).
Works (1906 edition)
The Two Paths, Lecture II: The Unity of Art, section 54 (1859).
The Works of John Ruskin (1873 edition)
“He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the greatest number of the greatest ideas.”
Volume I, part I, chapter II, section 9 (1843). - Modern Painters (1843-1860)
The Complete Works of John Ruskin
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJohn Ruskin
Born: February 8, 1819
Died: January 20, 1900 (aged 80)
Occupation: Writer, draughtsman, watercolourist, philanthropist
Bio: John Ruskin was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, also an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist. He wrote on subjects ranging from geology to architecture, myth to ornithology, literature to education, and botany to political economy. His writing styles and literary forms were equally varied.
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