In England, Henry Fuseli was known as the Wild Swiss, but he was nevertheless seen as a very British artist, famous for his illustrations of the works of William Shakespeare and John Milton. "Fuseli "now explores the work of this romantic artist from the perspective of his Swiss countrymen. This lavishly illustrated collection examines Fuseli s most famous paintings, populated by elemental spirits, goblins, and other deliciously strange creatures, as well as the artist s early sketches, his monumental historical paintings, ...

Fuseli: The Wild Swiss 2005, Scheidegger & Spiess, Zrich

ISBN-13: 9783858817037

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