The Alchemist Discovering Phosphorus

Oil on canvas | 1270 x 1061cm | 1771

Joseph Wright of Derby

The Alchemist Discovering Phosphorus is a painting by Joseph Wright of Derby originally completed in 1771 then reworked in 1795. The full title of the painting is The Alchymist, in Search of the Philosopher's Stone, Discovers Phosphorus, and prays fo...
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