Study for The Dead Alchemist
Oil on canvas mounted on composition board
6 3/16 x 8 1/2 in. (15.7 x 21.6 cm)
frame: 12 1/2 x 15 in. (31.8 x 38.1 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower left: "Copyright 1899 by E. Vedder"
Inscribed on mounting verso: "'The Dead Alchemist'/ Paris Feb 1866/ signed on back of/ canvas-- 'Elihu Vedder'/ re-mounted in 1929 by/ GRBarse N.A."
Healy Purchase Fund B
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Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923). Study for The Dead Alchemist, 1866. Oil on canvas mounted on composition board, 6 3/16 x 8 1/2 in. (15.7 x 21.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Healy Purchase Fund B, 84.15 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.15_bw.jpg)
overall, 84.15_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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