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Fuseli, Henry [formerly Johann Heinrich Füssli] (1741–1825), painter and writer

D. H. Weinglass

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Fuseli, Henry [formerly Johann Heinrich Füssli] (1741–1825), painter and writer, was born Johann Heinrich Füssli at Zürich, Switzerland, on 6 February 1741, although he later regularly mis-stated his true birth date. He was baptized on 7 February 1741 at the Grossmünster, Zürich...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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