Autograph letter signed : [London], to George Frederick Watts, [1860] Saturday, Sept. 29.

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Ruskin, John, 1819-1900. Autograph letter signed : [London], to George Frederick Watts, [1860] Saturday, Sept. 29.

Autograph letter signed : [London], to George Frederick Watts, [1860] Saturday, Sept. 29.

Expressing pleasure at hearing from him; telling him he will come and sit for him, though Ruskin was never painted by Watts; telling him he will send him the last volume [of Modern Painters] and will add some proofs, plates and etchings that are not in the book; talking at length about Titian's methods of painting as a model for Watts; offering a critique on the technique of Watts' "group with child in the Academy;" saying he hopes to call on him and Mrs. Prinsep soon.

1 item (3 p.) ; 17.7 cm.

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