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Henry Fuseli. by Martin Myrone

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Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English


  • History - Romantic,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Graphic Arts - General,
  • Art / Individual Artist,
  • Art and Architecture,
  • 1741-1825,
  • Fuseli, Henry,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7758062M
ISBN 100691089396
ISBN 109780691089393

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  The Life and Writings of Henry Fuseli book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is a reproduction of a book published before 19 /5. Henry Fuseli (fyōō´zĬlē), –, Anglo-Swiss painter and draftsman, b.Zürich. He was known also as Johann Heinrich Fuessli or Füssli. He took holy orders but never practiced the priesthood. Fuseli went (c) to England and studied in London, where Joshua Reynolds befriended him.   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top The life and art of Henry Fuseli by Tomory, P. A., Publication date Topics Fuseli, Henry, Publisher New York, Praeger CollectionPages: Fascinated by the the supernatural, Henry Fuseli's created dramatic illustrations of otherworldly scenes and creatures, ideas ultimately culminating in the Surrealism movement. The Art Story MovementsBorn:

: Henry Fuseli. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. All. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Johann Heinrich Füssli, , Lectures on painting, Johann Heinrich Füssli, The life and writings of Henry Fuseli, Esq. M.A. R.A, The life and writings of Henry Fuseli, Sämtliche Gedichte, L' opera completa di Fu ssli.   Henry Fuseli, original name Johann Heinrich Füssli, (born February 7, , Zürich, Switzerland—died Ap , Putney Hill, London, England), Swiss-born artist whose paintings are among the most dramatic, original, and sensual works of his time.. Fuseli was reared in an intellectual and artistic milieu and initially studied theology. Obliged to flee Zürich because of political. Comprehensive volume on the life and art of Swiss painter Henry Fuseli (). Illustrated with plates, 13 in colour. Includes appendix, bibliography, list of illustrations, plus index.