Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

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The Hungry Wicked Woman

The Hungry Wicked Woman

This is a single page illustration for a story about a woman who was so evil that she wanted to eat a child.

She denied herself the lambs, the piglets and chickens she was offered.
She began to beg.