5 June 2003
John Ruskin, H.R.W.S. (1819-1900)
A ruined belfry
inscribed '...whole piece /...ornament projects two...beyond undermoulding' (lower left, overmounted)
pencil and blue and grey wash
18 1/8 x 12½ in. (46 x 31.7 cm.)
with The Manning Gallery, London, June 1971, where purchased by John Byng Kenrick, £275.
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This architectural drawing, which shows the influence of Prout, may date from the late 1840s.
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