The Love Potion

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The Love Potion
The Love Potion.jpg
Artist Evelyn De Morgan
Year 1903
Type Oil on canvas
Dimensions 104.1 cm × 52.1 cm (41.0 in × 20.5 in)
Location De Morgan Centre, London

The Love Potion is a 1903 painting by Evelyn De Morgan depicting a witch with a black cat familiar at her feet.

According to Elise Lawton Smith,[1] the painting "exhibits a Pre-Raphaelite fascination with medieval subjects and decorative detailing."


  1. ^ Elise Lawton Smith (2002), Evelyn Pickering De Morgan and the Allegorical Body (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press)