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A black sun with a face descends behind the horizon of a marshy landscape; representing the state of putrefaction in alchemy. Watercolour painting.
- Trismosin, Salomon.
- Part of
- Splendor solis
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1 painting : watercolour ; image 35.2 x 27.9 cm.
J. van Lennep, L'alchimie, Brussels 1984, pp. 110-129
Wellcome Library no. 39761i
After: Salomon Trismosin, Splendor solis, 1582, British Library, Harley ms. 3469
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