Pavel Peppershtein’s series ‘Robert Fludd’s Black Square’, consists of five engravings related to the life and thinking of Robert Fludd’s who in the XVI century published a treatise about the Primordial Darkness that reigned before God created the Universe. An English scholar educated in medicine and chemistry, Fludd was also an experienced alchemist who cultivated a strong interest in the sciences of the occult. The image of the black square had a mystical relevance in his studies and was used to represent the Dark Chaos preceding the creation of all things, animals and humans by the intervention of the Divine Light.
From series «The author on the background of the death pattern in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp»
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