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Le Docteur Alchimiste

  • Engraved by J. Tardieu (Filius), after a painting by David Teniers II
  • Plate: 9 x 11 in.
    Engraving on wove paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.114
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

An older man seated in an armchair is perusing a book. Before him are a skull, a globe, an hourglass, and books lying on a table. In the background three men are conversing.

Inscription

Gravé d'Après le Tableau Original de David Teniera/ de Cabinet de Monsieur le Comte de Vence.
Par Tardieu Fils Graveur deu Roy, rue St. Jacques pres celle des Noyers à Paris Avec Priv. du Roy.

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