Rose was born to John "The Master" La Touche (1814-1904), (of the Hugenout family which had settled in Ireland, and ran a bank), and his wife Maria, the only child of the Dowager Countess of Desart County Kilkenny. The family lived in Harristown House, Co. Kildare. Introduction to John Ruskin John Ruskin, 1882
Rose La Touche (1848-1875) was the major love in the life of John Ruskin . Ruskin met Rose when she was ten years old, and fell in love with her when she was eleven. She was a high-spirited child, yet also deeply religious almost to the point of mania.
Then there was Rose La Touche... Ruskin met her years later when she was 10. When she turned 18, he proposed to her and she asked him to wait three years for an answer, when she would turn 21. They did not see much of each other after that and she finally rejected him (this was now 1872).
‘Portrait of Rose La Touche’ was created in 1862 by John Ruskin in Romanticism style. Find more prominent pieces of portrait at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.
Ruskin a rencontré La Touche le 3 janvier 1858, alors qu'elle avait 10 ans et qu'il était sur le point d'avoir 39 ans. Il était son professeur particulier d'art, et les deux ont maintenu une relation éducative par correspondance jusqu'à l'âge de 18 ans. La mère de Rose, Maria La Touche , avait écrit à Ruskin pour obtenir de l'aide pour l'éducation de ses enfants après une ...
Rose La Touche, 1861, af John Ruskin Rose La Touche (1848–1875) var den elev, elskede studerende, "kæledyr" og ideel, som den engelske kunsthistoriker John Ruskin baserede Sesam og liljer på (1865).
12/02/2005 · Fri 11 Feb 2005 20.28 EST I n a recently discovered sketch, Rose La Touche, the 24-year-old lover of John Ruskin, lies on her death bed. Her hair is spread out on the pillow like some latter-day...