Tire du Cabinet de M. le Brun

Tire du Cabinet de M. le Brun

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Description
The inscriptions at the bottom of this satirical image of an alchemical laboratory read “Tiré du Cabinet de Mr. le Brun” and “Thomas Wyck Pinxit” and “L. Le Grand Sculp.” and “A Paris chez Chereau rüe des Matturins au coin de celle de Sorbonne.” Thomas Wyck (or Wijck) (1616-1677) was a Dutch artist.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
Other Terms
print; ART OBJECTS
date made
1778
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
etching (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 47.2 cm x 35.7 cm; 18 9/16 in x 14 1/16 in
image: 24 cm x 19 cm; 9 7/16 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0063
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06262
collector/donor number
SAP 955
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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