Postcard - Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae
Size: 105 x 148 mm.
On the flipside of the card there is an explanation about the image.
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The alchemist kneels and meditates in the Oratory before he can begin the alchemical work in the Laborarory (notice the bucket with coals on the right!). The musical instruments on the table refer to the harmony of the spheres.
Engraving from: Heinrich Khunrath,
Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae, 1595 (UB Basel).
Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection | Embassy of the Free Mind, Amsterdam