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The enigmatic hieroglyphs of cabalists, Rosicrucians, and freemasons are shown to be closely linked with the early scientific illustrations in the fields of medicine, chemistry, optics, and color theory. Even for those with no knowledge of the fascinating history of alchemy, this book is a delight to explore. Each richly illustrated chapter begins with an introduction and quotes from alchemists by specialist Alexander Roob.
The roots of surrealism and many other more recent artistic movements can be found in this treasure trove. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x Other books in this series.
Add to basket. Review quote "Captures the incredibly rich artistic tradition of alchemy. From to , he was a professor at the University of Fine Arts, Hamburg.
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Alchemy & Mysticism
From to , he was a professor at the University of Fine Arts, Hamburg. He has been teaching at the Academy of Fine Arts, Stuttgart since Your Shopping Cart. Your shoppingcart is empty! Don't have an account? Create your account.
This book is heavy! It is a valuable resource book for everyone interested in medieval graphic, art, symbols. But those who look for a simple introduction to alchemy and mysticism should search Very detailed account of the ideas and meanings surrounding alchemy and mysticism from the Hermetic Museum.
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