HANDSOME SET OF RUSKIN’S WORKS
RUSKIN, John. Works. New York: Lovell, Coryell, circa 1890. Thirteen volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter tan calf, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, raised bands, red and navy morocco spine labels, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt. $2800.
Handsomely bound set of Ruskin’s collected works, illustrated with numerous plates and in-text drawings.
Writer, critic, and artist, John Ruskin was the chief influence upon public taste in Victorian England. Includes Modern Painters, The Stones of Venice, The Seven Lamps of Architecture and others.
Interiors fine, handsomely bound.