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Photograph (Daguerreotype) of Buildings in Venice, by John Ruskin, c.1850

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Inventory Number: 73580
Object Type:
Persons: John Ruskin
Date Created: c. 1850
Place Created: United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1961-137/35
Brief Description: Daguerreotype architectural study of part of the facade of a building in Venice, showing antique windows, arches, and decorative stonework or terracotta.
Removed from broken glass enclosure and re-mounted behind new cover glass. The original amateur-style mount with inscription is now kept separately (Inv 12019).
Provenance: Bequeathed by Henry Minn in 1961. It was given to Minn by the daughter of Ruskin's valet.
Collection Group: Minn Collection
Material(s): Copper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
101 75 mm


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