The Ducal Palace, Venice by John Ruskin (1819-1900). 1835. Source: Works, facing XXXV, 182. Scanned image and text by George P. Landow [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.]

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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