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James Jefferys
1751–1784

An incantation

Full screen

Medium
Pen and black ink over pencil
Size
7 ⅜ × 9 ¼ inches · 188 × 235 mm
Notes
Drawn 1779
Collections
  • Roland, Browse and Delbanco, London, 1949; 
  • Sidney Sabin Ltd, London, by 1976;
  • Nancy and William Pressly, USA, acquired from the above in 1976, to 2015.
Exhibitions
  • London, Roland, Browse and Delbanco, 1949; 
  • New Haven, Yale Center for British Art, The Fuseli Circle in Rome; Early Romantic Art of the 1770s, no. 94. 
Literature
  • Nancy L. Pressly, The Fuseli Circle in Rome; Early Romantic Art of the 1770s, exh. cat., New Haven (Yale Center for British Art), 1979, cat. no. 94, pp. 94-95.

Private collection, USA