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The alchemist, Paris, c 1850.

Nanteuil, C

The alchemist, Paris, c 1850.
3 3 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm


Lithograph by C Nanteuil after an original painting by Isabey published by Bertauts. In a derelict looking interior an ageing alchemist sits, reading from a large manuscript surrounded by the clutter of laboratory apparatus including flasks, bottles and books.

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