R/1/18 – Drawing of a kneeling woman, Egyptian symbols and two copulating figures; and notes

Collection Number:
R/1/18
Object name:
Drawing of a kneeling woman, Egyptian symbols and two copulating figures; and notes
Object type:
Drawing
Languages:
Dutch,English
People referenced:
H.M. Montauban van Swijndregt (coll.) Rotterdam 1927

Female ‘a’ is bare breasted and has the sign of Venus on her. ‘b’ a plaque with three hieroglyphs. ‘c’ Egyptian bird with erect phallus. ‘d’ a bird. ‘e’ two copulating figures, some aboriginal kind of style. Notes: ‘Aant. [notes] 1939, fol. 266s: Schematische voorstelling van fig. 22 uit het handschr. [schematic image of fig. 22 out of the manuscript] no. III-38-t/1798, coll. H.M. Montauban van Swijindregt, Rotterdam (1927). Idem: Aant. [notes] 1957, fol. 406 “Egyptian magic”. H.’