Definition of Ruskin, John in English:

Share this entry

Ruskin, John

Pronunciation: /ˈrəskin/
(1819–1900), English art and social critic. His prolific writings include attacks on Renaissance art in The Stones of Venice (1851–53), capitalism in “The Political Economy of Art” (1857), and utilitarianism in Unto This Last (1860).

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Rus·kin, John

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.