‘The Teaching Collection of the Ruskin School of Drawing’

Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH

Talk by Colin Harrison

To celebrate the bicentenary of the birth of John Ruskin on 8 February 1819, Colin Harrison, Senior Curator of European Art in the Department of Western Art, will introduce a selection of the Turner watercolours presented by Ruskin to his old university, together with other watercolours which formed part of the Teaching Collection in the Ruskin School of Drawing.

Numbers are restricted, though if there is sufficient demand the talk will be repeated at 3 p.m. Please apply with SAE to Margaret O’Neill (see above) to reserve a place and to receive details.