Johann Heinrich Fuseli / Bereaved Mother Mourning After the Massacre of the Innocents / 1771 - 1774Johann Heinrich Fuseli
Bereaved Mother Mourning After the Massacre of the Innocents
1771 - 1774

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Creator Name: Fuseli, Johann Heinrich
Creator Nationality: European; Swiss
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1741 - 1825
Creator Birth Place: Z├╝rich
Creator Death Place: Putney Hill, England
Creator Name-CRT: Johann Heinrich Fuseli
Title: Bereaved Mother Mourning After the Massacre of the Innocents
Title Type: Recto
Title: An Assassin Fleeing
Title Type: Verso
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1771
Creation End Date: 1774
Creation Date: 1771 - 1774
Creation Place: Switzerland
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Classification Term: Surrealism
Classification Term: Allegory
Materials and Techniques: drawing
Materials and Techniques: ink
Materials and Techniques: graphite
Materials and Techniques: laid paper
Materials and Techniques: r: Pen and gray-black ink and gray and brown washes with scraping and graphite on laid paper v: Pen and gray-black ink and gray and brown washes
Dimensions: 44.7 x 64.1 cm (sheet)
AMICA Contributor: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Owner Location: San Francisco, California, USA
ID Number: 1994.9
Credit Line: Museum purchase, Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Income Fund
Copyright: Personal and educational non-commercial uses are permitted and encouraged.
Component Measured: sheet
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 44.7
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 64.1
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

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