A Sense of Justice: Whistler, Ruskin, James, Impressionism

Parkes, Adam
June 1999
Victorian Studies;Summer99/2000, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p593
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Recounts the trial between John Ruskin, a Slade Professor of Fine Arts at Oxford, and James McNeill Whistler, a painter from the United States in November 1878. Claims of Whistler against Ruskin; Implications of the case; Background on the book `The Portrait of a Lady,' by Henry James.


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