Apothecary's shop, Redruth, Cornwall, 1903.
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Oil painting by Mabel T Sara. The painting shows the back room of a pharmacist's shop featuring the area where the pharmacist would prepare prescriptions. The cupboard houses a variety of bottled chemicals and apparatus. Mabel T Sara was a pupil at the Redruth Science and Art Schools in Cornwall and her work flourished between 1897 and 1903.