The Witch and the Mandrake


  • Title

    The Witch and the Mandrake

  • Artist/maker

    Henry Fuseli (1741 - 1825)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1812
  • Material and technique

    graphite indications over red chalk, on fine waxed paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 42.8 x 54.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Myrone, Martin, Gothic Nightmares: Fuseli, Blake and the Romantic Imagination (London: Tate, 2006), illus. p. 132 no. 83b

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