Henry Fuseli The Nightmare circa 1781–2
Henry Fuseli
The Nightmare c.1781–2
Oil on canvas
102 x 127 cm

Works in the Tate collection

Tate Etc. articles

‘We all have dreaming minds, we are all capable of being terrified’
by Patrick McGrath and Louise Welsh, Tate Etc. Issue 6, Spring 2006

Learning resources

William Blake online
Education project, where you can explore the artist’s work in more depth, listen to some of his poems and explore Blake’s London

Past exhibitions at Tate Britain

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