Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
Record:
Title:
Search for the alchemical formula
Publication Information:
Pittsburgh, PA : Fisher Scientific Co., [19--?]
Publication Country:
United States
Copyright Statement:
This item may be under copyright protection. Please ask copyright owner for permission before publishing.
Order No.:
C04197
Physical Description:
1 photomechanical print (poster) : col. ; 61 x 48 cm.
Image Description:
The poster has a white border around the reproduction of the painting. The painting shows an alchemist in a room where he conducts experiments. He is sitting in a large armchair with an open book on his lap. There is a stove or kiln to his left and books scattered on the floor to his right.
Language:
eng
Restrictions on Access:
HMD provides access to digital images in lieu of originals when electronic copies exist. Access to originals may require advance notice. Please see HMD Reference Librarian for more information.
Source of Acquisition:
Gift; William Helfand; 2004;
URL:
Call Number:
PP05574 map
Record UI:
101456550
Contributor:
Webb, Charles Meer, 1830-1895.
Contributor (Organization):
Fisher Scientific Company.
Subject (Genre):
Posters
Subject (MeSH Term):
History, Modern 1601-
Subject (MeSH Term):
Alchemy
Subject (MeSH Term):
Paintings
Note (General):
"From a painting by Charles Meer Webb (1830-95). Reproduced from the original in the Fisher Collection of Alchemical and Historical Pictures at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania."

Search for the alchemical formula