Collection online

La Pharmacie (Pharmacology)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1989,0930.8

  • Title (object)

    • La Pharmacie (Pharmacology)
  • Description

    In a trompe l'oeil opening, a man in a robe and a fur-trimmed coat is sitting near a large extraordinary flue, in a laboratory filled with stuffed animals. 1738 Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1738
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 311 millimetres
    • Width: 376 millimetres
    • Height: 311 millimetres (plate)
    • Width: 372 millimetres (plate)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: 'Inventé et peint par J la Jouë - Gravé par C. N. Cochin', title, inscription in French and publication address, 'Se vend à Paris chés la veuve de François Chereau graveur du Roy, ruë St Jacques aux deux Piliers d'Or".
  • Curator's comments

    From series of thirteen engraved by C.N.Cochin between 1737 and 1745, see 2000-5-21-88 for comment.

  • Bibliography

    • IFF 250 bibliographic details
    • Roland Michel 1984 G.71 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XVIIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1989

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1989,0930.8

In a trompe l'oeil opening, a  man in a robe and a fur-trimmed coat is sitting near a large extraordinary flue, in a laboratory filled with stuffed animals.  1738  Etching and engraving

In a trompe l'oeil opening, a man in a robe and a fur-trimmed coat is sitting near a large extraordinary flue, in a laboratory filled with stuffed animals. 1738 Etching and engraving

Image description

Recommend


Feedback

If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: collectiondatabase@britishmuseum.org 

View open data for this object with SPARQL endpoint

Object reference number: PPA50963

British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.

View this object

Support the Museum:
donate online

The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.

About the database

The British Museum collection database is a work in progress. New records, updates and images are added every week.

More about the database 

Supporters

Work on this database is supported by a range of sponsors, donors and volunteers.

More about supporters and how you
can help  

Loading...