Ruskin

Ruskin

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Ruskin, Minnesota
... Ruskin is an unincorporated community in Rice County, Minnesota, United States ... A school, the Ruskin School, is located near the center of the community ...
Derrick Leon
... shortly after completing the first draft of his biography of John Ruskin (Ruskin The Great Victorian), published by Routledge Kegan Paul in 1949 ... His biography of Ruskin cast new light on John Ruskin's personal tragedies, as well as his public life and his work ... After Leon's death, his biography of Ruskin was subjected to a quotation check and grammatical corrections by George Leon, his brother, who was a quantity-surveyor by profession ...
Sydney Cockerell - Life
... Cockerell Co, until he met John Ruskin ... According to John Ruskin by Tim Hilton (p. 816), around 1887 Cockerell sent Ruskin some sea shells, which he collected ...
Lilias Trotter - Art
... Quoting a letter from famous art critic John Ruskin “ When I was at Venice in 1876—it is about the only thing that makes me now content in having gone there—two English ladies, mother and daughter, were ... learn everything the instant she was shown it, and ever so much more than she was taught ” Ruskin did not believe that ladies could paint before he met Trotter ... Ruskin believed that if she would devote herself to art "she would be the greatest living painter and do things that would be immortal." He was unhappy that she was spending so much time on the streets of ...
Scott Ruskin (cricketer)
... Scott Ruskin (born 12 January 1975) is an English cricketer ... Ruskin, who made his debut for the team in the 2000 Minor counties Championship, played in two C G Trophy matches, during the 2001 season ... As of 2008, Ruskin still plays for Hertford Cricket Club in the Evening Standard Challenge Trophy ...

Famous quotes containing the word ruskin:

    Of all the things that oppress me, this sense of the evil working of nature herself—my disgust at her barbarity—clumsiness—darkness—bitter mockery of herself—is the most desolating.
    —John Ruskin (1819–F1900)

    Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to the property of the rich, I wish it also to be known and declared that the rich have no right to the property of the poor.
    —John Ruskin (1819–1900)

    An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our hills, and let him study there what nature understands by a buttress, and what by a dome.
    —John Ruskin (1819–1900)