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Standing Alchemist in His Laboratory

  • 17th–18th century
  • School of David Teniers II
  • 19.75 x 23.25 in.
    Oil on canvas
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.266
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

In a laboratory with a large open window in the center, an alchemist is reading a book while stirring the contents in a crucible. A young boy is carrying a jug to the alchemist. In the background assistants are working near a hearth.

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