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The Changeling

A work made of charcoal and brush and gray wash, heightened with touches of white gouache, over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on white tissue paper.
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  • A work made of charcoal and brush and gray wash, heightened with touches of white gouache, over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on white tissue paper.

Date:

c. 1780

Artist:

Attributed to Henry Fuseli
Swiss, active in England, 1741-1825

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henry Fuseli

Title

The Changeling

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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1775–1785

Medium

Charcoal and brush and gray wash, heightened with touches of white gouache, over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on white tissue paper

Dimensions

53.1 × 63.6 cm (20 15/16 × 25 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1980.1091

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