John Henry Fuseli art links 


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John Henry Fuseli: Lady Macbeth, 1784
Source: WebMuseum (see "image archives" below)


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John Henry Fuseli

[Swiss-born British Romantic Painter, 1741-1825]

• Also known as:  Johann Heinrich Füssli
Henry Fuseli
• Relationships: Fuseli's students included George Richmond and Theodor von Holst.
• Browse all:  Swiss artists / British artists

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
3 works from the museum's prints and drawings collection

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Dispute between Hotspur, Glendower, Mortimer and Worcester, 1784

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteJohn Henry Fuseli at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Roland at Roncesvalles, ca.1800/10

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
An Old Man Murdered by Three Younger Men, 1773

Notable SiteJohn Henry Fuseli at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Death of Eriphyle, pen and ink drawing, 1810

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
The Night-Hag Visiting Lapland Witches, 1796

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Watercolor collection online

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
A woman sitting by a window, pen lithograph

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteYale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut  
Danae and Perseus on Seriphos

Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina

Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Teiresias foretells the Future to Odysseus

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Fondazione Magnani-Rocca, Parma, Italy
The Apparition of Hamlet's father

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington - Provenance Research Project
4 works online

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kunsthaus Zurich
Titania and the Fairies

Kunsthaus Zurich
The artist despairing before the size of the antique ruin

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "F"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

McCord Museum of Canadian History, Montreal, Quebec

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Milton, when a youth

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Theodore Meets in the Wood the Spectre of His Ancestor Guido Cavalcanti, ca.1783

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
Satan, Touched by Ithuriel's Sword

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Huntington Library, California

Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Mrs. Fuseli in a Red Cap, 1794

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
Quite a few works online

D'Outre Manche Database of British Art in French Public Collections

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)  
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
Scroll down to signature 89

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
As "Henry Fuseli"

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
As "Johann Heinrich Füssli"

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
Percival Delivering Belisane from the Enchantment of Urma (Tate Britain, London)

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
Titania and Bottom (Tate Britain, London)

Notable SiteJohn Henry Fuseli at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJohn Henry Fuseli at The Artchive  

Notable SiteJohn Henry Fuseli in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteJohn Henry Fuseli in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

John Henry Fuseli at ArtMagick

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

John Henry Fuseli at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

Museo Virtual del Surrealismo

Shakespeare Illustrated

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Henry Fuseli  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Time Magazine
"Painter Possessed", 1975 article by Robert Hughes

Books and Posters
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The Nightmare
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The Creation of Eve, 1791-93
The Creation of Eve, 1791-93

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Titania Awakes, Surrounded by Attendant Fairies, clinging rapturously to Bottom
Titania Awakes, Surrounded by Attendant Fairies

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Mad Kate, 1806-07
Mad Kate, 1806-07

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Macbeth and the Witches
Macbeth and the Witches

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The Ladies of Hastings
The Ladies of Hastings

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Sin Pursued by Death
Sin Pursued by Death

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