Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    [John Ruskin]. W. G. Collingwood. The Life and Work of John Ruskin. London: Methuen & Co., 1893. One work in two octavo volumes. xiv, 243; vi, 285 pages. Frontispiece color portrait of Ruskin, frontispiece facsimile page from his 1874 work "Fors", and nineteen illustrated plates. Publisher's cloth with gilt facsimile autograph of Ruskin on front covers and gilt titles to spine. Boards lightly rubbed and soiled, corner and edge bumps, and spines bumped; small holograph pencil marks on endpapers of volume one, foxing, and occasional soiling; otherwise in very good condition. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    19th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 305

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Nov 19, 2015 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 34 days left to consign to the 2021 July 18 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search