Hermetic Symbols

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Hermetic Art

Rosicrucian Library: Secret Symbols
Commentaries on the Secret Symbols of the Rosicrucians of the 16th and 17th Centuries by Jack Courtis.

The Curious Case of Hermetic Graffiti
Art historian John Rupert St. Martin wrote that seventeenth century art is best interpreted by imagining the people and works of the period as if they had lived and been produced between two mutually opposing looking glasses, as in an amusement park house of mirrors that creates the illusion of infinity in two directions.

Thelema Press: The Wisdom of Gnosis
For the last few thousand years, the Gnostic Wisdom has been hidden in various threads of humanity. There is much evidence of the Secret Knowledge on display in museums and art galleries around the world.

Rafal T. Prinke - Hermetic Heraldry
Studies devoted to hermetic symbolism seldom touch upon its connections with heraldry though it seems that they should be obvious even to someone with quite limited knowledge of both systems of symbolism.
Secret Symbols of the Rosicrucians   

Hermetic Seal of Light (Quintessence)
This symbol, often referred to as the synthesis of alchemy or the Hermetic Seal, hearkens back to ancient Pythagorean philosophy, wherein the square, circle, the and the triangle are the emblems of the material body, the soul, and the spirit, the three elements believed to be necessary for alchemical transformation.