A man, surrounded by copper bowls, blue vessels, a bag, and a container of endive plants, pours liquid from a jar into a blue vessel. At the far right a bowl of vegetables sits on a barrel, next to a furnace with distillation apparatus. In the left background is the shadowed figure of another man.
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Bakelite, 20th century
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