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A witch. Oil painting.

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Credit: A witch. Oil painting. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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She seems to stir a potion in a jar while pointing to a passage in a book open on her lap. Centre, an alcove or fire place in which are placed three animal skulls (an ox, a dog and a bird); foreground, the skull of a ram. Left and background, other objects

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1 painting : oil on canvas ; canvas 47 x 57 cm


Wellcome Library no. 45126i


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