Alchemist


  • Antique Alchemist Oil Painting

Oil Painting
Dutch
Circa 1720
oil on copper, pine
6 1/2” x 9”, 11” x 9” (framed)

A small oil paining of an alchemist in an interior setting surrounded with his tools; a terrestrial globe, a mortar and pestle, a barber’s bowl, a skull, a distillation device on the window sill and a silver Dutch style candlestick of the 1680 period.