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Last NameFüssli    
Given NameJohann Heinrich    
alt. NamesJ. H. F. ; Henry Fuseli (in England) / Fuessli ;    
MarriageSophia Rawlins in 1788    
Children    
Year born1741 in Zurich    
Year died1825     
Place of deathPutney Hill near London    
Father's occupationportraitist & writer Johann Caspar Füssli (1707-82); mother: Anna Elisabeth Waser    
Relativespainters: grandfather Hans Rudolf Füssli;17 siblings: Hans Rudolf; painter/entomol. Johann Kaspar (1743-86); floral painters: Elisabeth & Anna Füssl    
Educationpainting from father; theology at Caroline College Zurich    
Country of ActivitySwitzerland    
Worked forErasmus Darwin: The Botanic Garden 1791; Johann Caspar Lavater: Physiognomy    
PatronageRoyal Academy; Academy of St Luke; King George III    
CollaboratorsJohann Joachim Spalding; Johann Joachim Winckelmann (1717-68); Anton Raphael Mengs; Anker Smith    
Techniquesdrawing; painting; oil painting, pen & ink wash    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourceshttp://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_Heinrich_F%C3%BCssli    
Published sourcesAKL 46 2005: 162 ; Nissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966; Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; Ann B. Shteir: Iconographies of Flora, in Shteir & Lightman (eds.): 2006: 3, 4 & 23 ;    
otherUnited Kingdom; Italy; Germany; art historian; classmate of Johann Kaspar Lavater; prof. of painting and keeper to Academy     
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