Athanasuis Kircher was a philosopher and mystic of the 17th century. In his perpetual lunar calendar showing the phases of the moon, Kircher beautifully illustrates the unity of mathematics and mysticism. By using the growth properties of the arithmetical spiral, he makes it possible to read the the hour of moonrise in each successive phase.
9" x 12"
Water based ink on handmade Jute paper
MARGINS specializes in unorthodox printmaking techniques. The Californian printmakers make every effort to work in accordance with sustainable printing practices that support the well-being of all living creatures and our Mother Earth.
Photos by MARGINS