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Reading the Painting — Henry Fuseli’s ‘The Nightmare’

An 18th-century controversial artwork

The Nightmare by Henry Fuseli, 1781
Source-Wikipedia

“Last night I had her in bed with me-tossed my bedclothes hugger-mugger- wound my hot and tight-clasped hands about her-fused her body and soul together with my own-poured into her my spirit, breath, and strength. Anyone who touches her now commits adultery and incest! She is mine, and I am hers. And have her I…

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Kamna Kirti

Kamna Kirti

Art enthusiast. I engage with art at a deep level. I also share insights about entrepreneurship, founders & nascent technologies. https://linktr.ee/kamnakirti