A Witches' Kitchen


  • Title

    A Witches' Kitchen

  • Artist/maker

    Jacques de Gheyn II (1565 - 1629)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1600 - 1610
  • Material and technique

    pen in brown ink with grey-brown wash, on paper (laid down)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 28 x 40.8 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Regteren Altena, I.Q. van, The drawings of Jacques de Gheyn (Amsterdam, 1936), 45-6, 69-70, 92, 106, illus. 66

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 37

Judson, Richard Jay, The drawings of Jacob de Gheyn II (New York, 1973), 28-29, 31, 34, illus. 96

Regteren Altena, I.Q. van, Jacques de Gheyn: three generations, 3 (The Hague / Nijhoff, 1983), 523

Luijten, Ger, Dawn of the Golden Age: northern Netherlandish art 1580-1620 (Amsterdam and Zwolle / Rijksmuseum and Waanders, 1994), 237, illus. 230

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