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Le Chimiste

  • Engraved by Jacques Phillipe LeBas, after a painting by David Teniers II
    Made in Paris
  • Image: 17.125 x 22.625 in.
    Engraving on laid paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.213
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

In a laboratory is an old man working the bellows by a hearth with a young boy looking on. In the background are two men near a table.

Inscription

Dedié à Monsieur Jacques Jean Comte de Wassenaer Seigneur d'Obdam, Chevalier du Saint Empire Romain./ Par son très humble Serviteur Jac. Ph. LeBas.

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