Postcard - ‘Figure 10 from Splendor Solis'
The Sixth Phase - The Dismemberment of the Body. The alchemist, dressed in red and white, extracts the essences that his work has brought forth from from the main element.
Figure 10 from Splendor solis, ascribed to Salomon Trismosin. Woodcut from the edition in Aureum vellus oder guldin Schatz und Kunstkammer, Rorschach, 1598. 11,3x13 cm | © EFM/Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection
There is a brief explanation of the image on the reverse of the card.
Size: 105x150 mm
© EFM/Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection