Panorama of the Alps. John Ruskin. 1844. Source: Plate 7 in Hewison, who comments, “Drawn from the Bel Alp above Brieg (D1.304-5). Ruskin was facing south, so that according to Works 26.222 the Matterhorn and Simplon are on the right, the Aletsch Alps on the left.”


Hewison, Robert. John Ruskin: The Argument of the Eye.. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1976. Plate 7 in Hewison. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

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