Henry Fuseli (Johann Heinrich Füssli)

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Style: Romanticism

Place: Zürich

Born: 1741

Death: 1825

Nationality: Switzerland

Biography:

Henry Fuseli (German: Johann Heinrich Füssli) (February 7, 1741 - April 17, 1825) was a British painter, draughtsman, and writer on art, of Swiss origin. Fuseli was born in Zürich, Switzerland, the second of eighteen children. His father was Johann Caspar Füssli, a painter of portraits and landscapes, and author of Lives of the Helvetic Painters. H...