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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.245
People
attributed to Johann Heinrich Tischbein the Elder, German (Haina, Germany 1722 - 1789 Kassel, Germany)
Title
The Alchemist (?)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/299696
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, gouache and black crayon on cream paper
Dimensions
23.2 x 20.3 cm (9 1/8 x 8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lc: Jac. hnr. Tischbein/No. 47; lr: Tisch[?] (obscured); mount: Joh. Heinr. Tischbein nach Teniers; from the Lindner collection of Leipsic 100 in cat.; 393 [crossed out:] 302
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Accession Year
1898
Object Number
1898.245
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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