The Ducal Palace, Venice by John Ruskin (1819-1900). 1835. Source: Works, facing XXXV, 182. Scanned image and text by George P. Landow [This image may be used without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose.]

In this view along the Grand Canal, we have the Ducal Palace, detailed drawings of which Ruskin later used in The Stones of Venice, on the right, as we look past the library that faces it across the canal to Santa Maria della Salute.


Ruskin, John. Works, "The Library Edition." eds. E. T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn. 39 vols. London: George Allen, 1903-1912.

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