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Alchemist with Monkey
- 17th–18th century
In the manner of David Teniers II
- 23.5 x 29.75 in.
Oil on canvas, mounted on board
- Not on display
- Gift of Fisher Scientific International
- Fisher Collection
- FA 2000.001.272
- No known copyright restrictions
An elderly alchemist, with a monkey overseer, is investigating samples wrapped in paper or notes in a cluttered workshop. In the background are three assistants working with distillation apparatus and grinding materials, and accepting specimens from the woman in the doorway.