Boutique Pharmaceutique

Description
An engraving by C. Le. Roy of a French apothecary dated 1637. This is the front-piece to the book "Boutique Pharmaceutique ou Antidotaire." The book was published by Nicolas Gay in Lyon in a single bound along with "Les Oeuvres Pharmaceutiques " by Jean de Renou in 1638.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1637
place made
France: Rhône-Alpes, Lyon
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
etching (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 33 cm x 22.7 cm; 13 in x 8 15/16 in
image: 29.5 cm x 19.5 cm; 11 5/8 in x 7 11/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0060
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06253
collector/donor number
SAP 946
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Religion
Art
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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