Elizabeth Sawyer, convicted witch

Elizabeth Sawyer, convicted witch

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Credit: Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs/NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY/ SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Elizabeth Sawyer. 1794 artwork of the English woman Elizabeth Sawyer, who was convicted and executed as a witch in 1621. It was said that a demon, in the form of a dog named Tom, had appeared before her and seduced her into serving Satan. The story was the inspiration for Thomas Dekker's play, The Witch of Edmonton.

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