Black and white print on paper, depicts an older bearded man, wearing dark-coloured robes and a hat, sitting in front of a stove and blowing air onto the embers.
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Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. John Ferguson.
Printed on the front: "Teniers Pinx.t He's in Belief of Chymistry, so bold, The Alcymist, if his Dream last, he'll turn the Age to Gold. Wbaillie Sculp."; handwritten on the back : "presented by // John Ferguson Esq M.D // 1917".
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A, p. 11b
Length 20.2 cm x Width 24.2 cm
#1: Stable: Paper looks in good condition, slight darkening in thte lower right corner; the backing paper however has darkened noticeably, especially around the edges, there are losses at both lower corners and in the upper right corner, there are also small losses on each edge; the back is very soiled, there are darkened uniform adhesive lines showing through the backing card.
Prev. #AMP273; L203; CD #UHN
Etched from a painting by Teniers; date accepted by the Academy of Medicine: 1917.