Percival Delivering Belisane from the Enchantment of Urma by Henry Fuseli

A woman in white clasps the central figure, who is about to strike a cloaked man on the floor with a sword.

Details

Medium:
Can
Dimensions:
99 x 125 cm
Art Fund grant:
£50 ( Total: £50)
Acquired in:
1941
Vendor:
Colnaghi

The lighting and exaggerated poses are very theatrical. Fuseli often depicted knightly heroics and lesser known legends in his early works.

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