Artist Henry Fuseli, Swiss, 1741-1825
  • Roland at Roncesvalles
Date ca. between 1800 and 1810
Medium pen, brown ink and gray washes, heightened with white over graphite on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (sight): 21 × 26 inches (53.3 × 66 cm)
Framed: 31 1/4 × 36 3/8 × 3/4 inches (79.4 × 92.4 × 1.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of John S. Newberry
Accession Number 56.48
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in black, across center of support, verso: Baroness North's Collection of Drawings by H. Fuseli & c. (Lugt 1947 and Lugt Suppl. 1947)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, lower center: dopo la dolorosa rota quando
Susan North, Countess of Guilford;
Susan, Baroness North, (London, England, UK).
Durlacher Bros. (New York, New York, USA).
John S. Newberry;
1956-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)