Postcard - ‘Lady Alchemy’.
Lady Alchemy/the Quintessence, surrounded by the four elements air, earth, fire, and water. Alchemists assumed there was a fifth, immaterial element, the quintessentia. Coloured drawing, anonymous, Germany, 16th century.
There is a brief explanation of the image on the reverse of the card.
Size: 105x148 mm
© EFM/Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection