Postcard - ‘Hermes Trismegistus'.
Image of Hermes Trismegistus, after the famous alchemistic Ripley Scrolls (15th century). Hermes’ hands rest on a type of flask used by alchemists, depicting various stages of the alchemical process. From: David Beuther, Universal und Particularia, 1718. Engraving by Christian Fritsch (1695-1769).
There is a brief explanation of the image on the reverse of the card.
Size: 105x148 mm
© EFM/Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection