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FU Henry Fuseli, RA, papers 1799-1849
FU/2 Letters to Henry Fuseli 1800-1824
                        >FU/2/8 W. Roscoe, Liverpool, to Henry Fuseli ["My dear Friend"] 17 Dec 1818
Reference CodeFU/2/8
TitleW. Roscoe, Liverpool, to Henry Fuseli ["My dear Friend"]
Date17 Dec 1818
Extent & Medium1 piece, 2pp.
Content DescriptionRoscoe introduces Fuseli to the bearer of the letter: Samuel Austin, a young artist of Liverpool, who excelled in landscape, and who wished to see the various works of art, including Fuseli's own, entrusted to his care at the Royal Academy. Roscoe continues by describing the pleasure he feels at hearing of Fuseli through his sons, and particularly, his daughter, Mary Anne.
BibliographyWeinglass, pp. 441f.
NoteDirected to Fuseli at the Royal Academy, London. There is an incomplete draft by Fuseli to an unknown correspondent on the address page. The draft is in French, and relates to the impending departure for France of Fuseli's friend, W. Y. Ottley.