An alchemist in his laboratory with his family: to the right they are shown calling at the poorhouse, destitute after the husband's failed experiments. Engraving after P. Bruegel, ca. 1558.
- Bruegel, Pieter, approximately 1525-1569.
- [ca. 1558?]
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On the question of whether the print is directed towards all alchemists or only 'puffers', see A.A.A.M. Brinkman, De alchemist in de prentkunst, Amsterdam 1982
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