Medical alchemist, 18th century

Medical alchemist, 18th century

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Credit: WILL BROWN/CHEMICAL HERITAGE FOUNDATION/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

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Caption: Medical alchemist. 18th century artwork showing a physician wearing the traditional cap and conducting a urine analysis. The woman seated beside him waits for the results. In the foreground an assistant is tending to a furnace, using bellows to increase the temperature of the fire that is providing heat for a distillation is in progress (above assistant's head). On the floor (lower right) are a mortar and pestle, books, glassware, and a manuscript with alchemical symbols. This artwork, titled 'The Medical Alchemist', is an oil-on-copper work by Austrian artist Franz Christoph Janneck.

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