Title Matthew Hopkins, Witchfinder general, with two supposed witches calling out the names of their demons, some of which are represented by animals. Etching, 1792, after an earlier woodcut.
Imprint London : Publishd as the Act directs ... by J. Caulfield, 20 March 1792.


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Physical description 1 print : etching ; platemark 18 x 13.5 cm
Lettering note The witch on the right says: "My imps names are 1. Ilemauzar 2. Pyewackett 3. Pecke in the crowne 4. Griezell Greedigutt". The witch on the left calls to a cat "Holt", while in front of her are a long-haired dog called "Jarmara", a rabbit called "Sacke & sugar", and two other animals called "Vinegar Tom" (with horns and a long tail) and "Newes" (a mouse?)
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 38560i
Lettering Matthew Hopkins witch finder generall ... Correctly copied from an extreme rare print in the collection of J. Bindley Esqr.
Topic-LCSH Witchcraft.
Subject name Hopkins, Matthew, -1647.
Genre/Technique Etchings.
Copy photo no. V 25870
System no. .b11963864
Record no. 38560i
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