How Witches Looked in Medieval Art

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I recently visited the British Museum and enjoyed their Witches and Wicked Bodies exhibit which ran in 2014 and early 2105. It displays art depicting witches from the middle ages up to the late nineteenth century. This post looks at a few late medieval interpretations of witches and the artists behind these works.

Learn more about medieval art:

The Use of Fantasy by European Artists from 1250 to 1650 A.D.

What’s New for History Lovers at the Getty

Gargoyles: Mysterious Monsters of the Middle Ages

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