Sublime Sites

Explorations in the footsteps of Turner, Cotman and Ruskin with Professor David Hill

In Ruskin’s Footsteps at Bellinzona: The Salita della Nocca

This article returns the attention of to the southern Swiss city of Bellinzona to investigate another site drawn by John Ruskin. Bellinzona has been the subject of two previous … Continue reading

March 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Turner at Sallanches, 1836

This article is prompted by a watercolour that Turner made on his tour to the Alps in 1836. That tour was the subject of the exhibition Turner, Mont Blanc and … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · 2 Comments

John Atkinson Grimshaw: The Fields of Headingley

This article represents a diversion for SublimeSites, away from its usual focus on Turner, Cotman and Ruskin, to an artist who may be less familiar to readers, but is a … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · Leave a comment