The table of affinities devised by the chemist Guillaume-François Rouelle was included in the Encyclopédie beneath an image of a laboratory where it might be explored or used. Source: Laboratoire et table des raports. From Encyclopédie . . ., vol. 3 of Recueil de planches, sur les sciences, les arts libéraux, et les arts mèchaniques (Paris, 1762-72).

From The creation of color in eighteenth-century Europe by Sarah Lowengard

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  • European: 1400-1800
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  • Laboratory interior with table of affinities. The table of affinities devised by the chemist Guillaume-François Rouelle was included in the Encyclopédie beneath an image of a laboratory where it might be explored or used. Source: Laboratoire et table des raports. From Encyclopédie . . ., vol. 3 of Recueil de planches, sur les sciences, les arts libéraux, et les arts mèchaniques (Paris, 1762-72).