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Photograph of Turner's "Isis" J. Hogarth, junior

  • Details

    Artist/maker
    J. Hogarth, junior (active before 1871) (photographer)
    after Turner (Joseph Mallord William Turner) (1775 - 1851)
    Object type
    photograph
    Material and technique
    albumen print
    Dimensions
    197 x 278 mm (photograph); 258 x 322 mm (mount)
    Associated place
    Inscription
    All on the mount:

    Recto:
    below the photograph, centre, printed: Photographed by J. Hogarth Jun. from the Original Sketch by J.M.W. Turner in the possession of Henry Vaughan Esq.
    just below, printed: The Temple of Isis
    top right, in ink: wood

    Verso:
    top left, in graphite: 41
    lower left, in graphite: Ed 137
    above centre, the Ruskin School's stamp
    Provenance

    Presented by John Ruskin to the Ruskin Drawing School (University of Oxford), 1875; transferred from the Ruskin Drawing School to the Ashmolean Museum, c.1949.

    No. of items
    1
    Accession no.
    WA.RS.ED.137
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  • References in which this object is cited include:

    References

    Ruskin, John, Catalogue of Examples Arranged for Elementary Study in the University Galleries (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1870), cat. Educational no. 31

    Ruskin, John, Catalogue of the Educational Series (London: Smith, Elder, 1871), cat. Educational no. 87

    Ruskin, John, ‘The Ruskin Art Collection at Oxford: Catalogues, Notes and Instructions’, Edward T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn, eds, The Works of John Ruskin: Library Edition, 39 (London: George Allen, 1903-1912), 21, cat. Educational no. 137

    Ruskin, John, Catalogue of the Educational Series (London: Spottiswoode, 1874), cat. Educational no. 137

Location

    • Western Art Print Room

Position in Ruskin’s Collection

Ruskin's Catalogues

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