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Portrait of Paul Ehrlich
- 20th century
- 24 x 20 in.
Oil on canvas, mounted on masonite
- On display in Making Modernity
- Gift of Fisher Scientific International
- Fisher Collection
- FA 2000.001.287
- No known copyright restrictions
A seated portrait of German immunologist and Nobel laureate Paul Ehrlich (1854–1915). He is holding a document, possibly labeled "Salvarsan," which was known as the magic bullet against syphilis. Behind him is a green curtain uncovering shelves of bottles and books.