Neither Ruskin nor Hamerton has created a philosophy of Art; they have but contributed invaluable materials.
He shut up Margaret's card in the pages of Ruskin, and opened the door.
Both, as Mr. Ruskin urges in the passage just quoted, are only admirable when the expression of healthful and noble natures.
The card, the fatal card, was gone from the pages of Ruskin, and he guessed what had happened.
The architects of his own time regarded Ruskin's opinions as dictated by wild caprice, and almost evincing an unbalanced mind.
Ruskin was asked to do something of the kind and at length consented.
Ruskin's method of teaching, as illustrated in "Ethics of the Dust," has been variously pooh-poohed by his critics.
Mr. Ruskin ascribes to him the discovery of the scarlet shadow.
It is to the discussion aroused by his book that Mr. Ruskin indirectly refers.
How expositive is all this of the unstable fashion of Mr. Ruskin's temper and writings!