Summary of review by Hannah Lawrance of Modern Painters III, British Quarterly Review, April 1856.

This enthusiastic review of Modern Painters III from the sympathetic British Quarterly Review summarises the development of Ruskin 's reputation since the publication of Modern Painters I (see here). The critic, Hannah Lawrance, follows Dr John Brown of the North British Review in taking the opportunity to attack the critics of the conservative periodicals with imputations of prejudice (see here).