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Henry Fuseli (1741 - 1825)

Lot 291: HENRY FUSELI, R.A.

Sotheby's

December 8, 2011
London, United Kingdom

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Description

PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
ZÜRICH 1741 - 1825 PUTNEY HEATH
HÜON RESCUING ANGELA FROM THE GIANT ANGULAFFER, FROM WIELAND'S OBERON
oil on canvas
61 by 45 cm.; 24 by 17 3/4 in.

Exhibited

Zurich, Kunsthaus, Austellung von Gemälden, Zeichnungen und Kupferstichen, Johann Heinrich Füssli – Henry Fuseli (1741-1825), 18υth July – 5υth September 1926, no. 27;
Zurich, Kunsthaus, Johann Heinrich Füssli (1741-1825): Zur Zweihundertjahrfeier und Gedächtnisausstellung, 1941, no. 24;
Zurich, Kunsthaus, J.H. Fussli - Ausstellung, 1969, no. 79

Literature

G. Schiff, Johann Heinrich Füssli 1741-1825, Zurich 1973, pp. 326 & 566, no. 1221;
G. Schiff and P. Viotto, L'opera completa di Füssli, Milan 1977, no. 252, p. 105

Provenance

Benjamin Sharpe, Hanwell Park, Middlesex;
G. & L. Bollag, Zurich

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