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Silhouette - The Witches Frolic
  • The Witches Frolic
    Cook, Jane Elizabeth, born 1845 - died 1920
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The Witches Frolic

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cook, Jane Elizabeth, born 1845 - died 1920 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cut paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs H. Perrin

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 57, box A

Physical description

Cut paper silhouette depicting an illustration to 'The Witches Frolic'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


ca. 1890 (made)


Cook, Jane Elizabeth, born 1845 - died 1920 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Cut paper


Height: 11.5 in, Width: 8.75 in

Descriptive line

Jane Elizabeth Cook. Cut paper silhouette illustration to 'The Witches Frolic' in the 'Ingoldsby Legends' by Thomas Barham, from a series of 12 reproduced ca. 1890. Great Britain, ca. 1890.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1939, published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, London, 1950




Cutting; Silhouette

Subjects depicted



Myths & Legends; Illustration


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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