Pontoise, ca 1330 – Paris, March was a successful French scribe and manuscript-seller. After his death, Flamel developed a reputation as an alchemist believed to have discovered the Philosopher's Stone and achieved immortality.
14765 'the Fair Flower On The Mountain', Allegorical Illustration Showing Chimerae Representing Alchemical Processes Reputedly Written And Illuminated By Nicolas Flamel Giclee Print Poster by Nicolas Flamel
one of the classic symbols of alchemy - the green lion devouring the sun. As with most of the striking, and to the modern mind, somewhat 'surreal' images which populate these works, they have a bewildering range of possible meanings. Alchemy and Magik