Coats of arms of an unidentified owner flanked by, on the left an old man holding a caduceus and, on the right, a winged, draped female figure holding a mirror and with a flame burning above her head; on the left a still on a table; on the right, scientific instruments and three Spirits, one of them looking through a microscope; illustration to unidentifified book written in Latin, with letterpress on verso. 1770 or 1771 Woodcut

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Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
book-illustration, print
School
French
Subject
allegory/personification, science, heraldry
Techniques
woodcut

People

Acquired From
Franks, Augustus Wollaston to The British Museum
Influenced By
After Peltier, V
Printmaker
Pauseron

Place

In Gallery
French XVIIIc Unmounted Roy

Time

Acquired In
1897
Made
1770-1771

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