Postcard - Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae
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.
Size: 105 x 148 mm.
There is a brief explanation of the image on the reverse of the card
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Engraving from: Heinrich Khunrath,
Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae, 1595 (UB Basel).
Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection | Embassy of the Free Mind, Amsterdam