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Joseph Wright of Derby. The Alchymist, in Search of the Philosopher's Stone, Discovers Phosphorus, and Prays for the Successful Conclusion of His Operation, as Was the Custom of the Ancient Chymical Astrologers. Exhibited 1771, re-worked and dated 1795. Oil on canvas. 127 x 101.6. Derby Art Gallery, Derby, UK. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]

Joseph Wright of Derby. The Alchymist, in Search of the Philosopher's Stone, Discovers Phosphorus, and Prays for the Successful Conclusion of His Operation, as Was the Custom of the Ancient Chymical Astrologers.

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