Tire du Cabinet de M. le Brun

Tire du Cabinet de M. le Brun

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Description
Etching by Louis Claude Le Grand in 1778, of the interioir of an alchemists workshop. The image is a copy from a series of paintings by Thomas Wyck. Wyck (1616-1677), painted two pieces both titled "The Alchemist" at Ham House.
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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