Witches & Wicked Bodies show keeps sex under wraps | Art and design | theguardian.com

Witches & Wicked Bodies show keeps sex under wraps | Art and design | theguardian.com.

Witches A rare hint of sex in L’Appel de la Nuit (1938) by Paul Delvaux. Photograph: National Galleries of Scotland

 

 

rebeccazg

 

you are right to mention sex – much of the idea and belief in women as witches came from fear of traditional female knowledge (herbalism etc) and sexuality that was feared by the earlier christian church in it’s rise to power.”

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