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Alchemist in His Laboratory

  • Drawn by Cornelius Dusart, Dutch
  • Paper: 10.25 x 8.25 in.
    Black chalk on laid paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.101
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

An alchemist standing in his laboratory reading and mixing an experiment (on recto). On verso is a drawing of the head and shoulders of a young man.

Inscription

Fine Drawing by Cornelius Dusart. 1660–1704./ From the Collection of the First Earl of Macartney 1737–1806.

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