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An alchemist at his alembic; surrounded by vignettes of scientific pursuits. Wood engraving by Dalziel, 18--.

Dalziel Brothers.
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[ca. 1870?]

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Top left and right, a putto being taught geometry and arithmetic by ancient sages. Top centre, thunder, lightning, ballooning and kite-flying. Lower left and right, fire extinguishing and navigation. At the foot, men strenuously turn a gigantic mill wheel

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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [ca. 1870?]

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1 print : wood engraving

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Scientific pursuits. Dalziel sc.

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An alchemist at his alembic; surrounded by vignettes of scientific pursuits. Wood engraving by Dalziel, 18--. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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