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Political Chimists and German Retorts, Or Dissolving the Protector of the Rhenish Confederacy
Thomas Rowlandson, English
- Image: 9.5 x 13.5 in.
Iron gall ink drawing with graphite underdrawing on wove paper
- Not on display
- Gift of Fisher Scientific International
- Fisher Collection
- FA 2000.001.147
- No known copyright restrictions
A political satire on the consequences of allied victories. In a goblet-shaped glass vessel on the top of a cylindrical "German stove," a little Napoleon is being heated to dissolution point.