R/2/266 – drawing of a naked witch on a broom, a incense bowl, and a man in a dancing-circle with torch; notes

Collection Number:
R/2/266
Object name:
drawing of a naked witch on a broom, a incense bowl, and a man in a dancing-circle with torch; notes
Object type:
Drawing
Languages:
Dutch,English
Other seals:
Book titles referenced:
Pardes Rimmonim
Book authors referenced:
- / W. Dayson
Book locations referenced:
Cracow 1592

‘Aanvulling [supplement] no. II bij Aant. [with notes] 1953, fol. 338d: “A perspectivist representation of SEphirot (the god incarnate); traditionally ascribed to Cordovero in “Pardes Rimmonim”, Cracow, 1592”.’
‘ “The representation of naked witches riding broomsticks goes back to the pre-Columbian period: the goddess Tlazolteolf on her way to the sabbath”, &c, aanvulling [supplement] no. IV bij Aant. [with notes] 1953, fol. 338e.’
‘ “Een magisch dansritueel” [a magical dance ritual], aanvulling [supplement] III bij Aant. [with notes] 1948, fol. 182d, naar [after] W . Dayson. Idem: “heksendans”, Aant. [notes] 1950, fol. 374. E.’