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Image captionLe Chimiste : De la Galerie de S.A.S. Monseigneur le duc d'Orléans. A.P. D.R.
Associated name Orléans, Louis Philippe , duc d' , 1725 - 1785
Creator (Engraver) Lorieux, F. B.
Creator (Painter) Teniers, David , 1610 - 1690
Image Type Print (Etching)
Image Date [17-?]
Size 22 x 20 cm.
Call number Smith P/AL14.60A L
Notes Alchemy. 4 copies. Copies 2, 3, and 4 are accompanied by printed description, "1r. Tableau de David Teniers, surnommé le Jeune." Text lists Teniers' date of death as 1694, not 1690. Alembic and crucible sit on furnace in center of image; miscellaneous apparatus in foreground.
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Alembic   Glassware 
Bellows   Wood; Leather 
Crucible   Earthenware 
Furnace (Stove, Oven)