M0006965: An alchemist reading in a laboratory

8 May 1940
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced May 2020: An alchemist reading in a shadowy laboratory. Lithograph by


Photograph of a lithograph by C.F. Nantueil-Leboeuf after L.G.E. Isabey, of an alchemist reading in a dark laboratory, with lettering. Another photograph of this image was accessioned by the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum on 2nd July 1935 (PHO 2867). Related images: V0025599, L0004352.


8 May 1940

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm

Related material

Wellcome Collection holds the item depicted in the glass plate negative: 37774i. Wellcome Collection holds the accession registers for the item depicted in the glass plate negative:PHO 2867.


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.

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