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Image of Librairie, Valence, France  4220

1956.24.260

Artist

John Ruskin

Title

Librairie, Valence, France

Creation Date

n.d.

Century

19th century

Dimensions

13 13/16 in. x 10 1/8 in. (35.08 cm x 25.72 cm)

Object Type

drawing

Creation Place

Europe, English

Medium and Support

graphite on gray wove paper

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Susan Dwight Bliss

Copyright

Public Domain

Accession Number

1956.24.260
The drawing in fact documents the façade of the “Maison des Tetes” (Haus of the Heads) in 57 Grande Rue, Valence that was occupied by a bookstore in Ruskin’s time.

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