Wild Primroses. John Ruskin (1819-1900). Watercolor on paper, mounted on cardboard with brown border. 80 x 130 mm (3 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches). Signed lower right: "J. Ruskin." Titled wrongly "Edelwises." Provenance: bought as Edelweiss, Lot 125, Bonhams, 28th October 2009. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

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Crowther, Paul. Awakening Beauty: The Crowther-Oblak Collection of Victorian Art. Exhibition catalogue. Ljubljana: National Gallery of Slovenia; Galway: Moore Institute, National University of Ireland, 2014. No. 115.

Ruskin's paintings

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