Marketa Kačírková

Marketa Kačírková

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Eve - Lauri Blank

Lauri Blank Studio creates original, original fine art oil paintings utilizing old-world styles and techniques.

The ancient name “Lilith” derives from a Sumerian word for female demons or wind spirits—the lilītu and the related ardat lilǐ. The lilītu dwells in desert lands and open country spaces and is especially dangerous to pregnant women and infants. Her breasts are filled with poison, not milk. The ardat lilī is a sexually frustrated and infertile female who behaves aggressively toward young men.

The ancient name “Lilith” derives from a Sumerian word for female demons or wind spirits—the lilītu and the related ardat lilǐ. The lilītu dwells in desert lands and open country spaces

Ankh  also known as key of life, the key of the Nile or crux ansata (Latin meaning "cross with a handle"), was the ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic character that read "life", a triliteral sign for the consonants ꜥ-n-ḫ. Egyptian gods are often portrayed carrying it by its loop, or bearing one in each hand, arms crossed over their chest.

A detailed look into the Egyptian ankh meaning life and immortality. The most common one among the ancient Egyptian symbols, the ankh symbol examined.

The Ripley Scroll (detail) is, in simple terms, an alchemical manuscript that shows in pictorial cryptograms the production of the philosopher's stone (the elusive ingredient that produces incorruptible gold out of lesser metals; and/or the elixir of life). Click to read more about the Ripley scroll(s). This one dates to ca.1570

The Ripley Scroll ca. 1570 (Lindorm dragon detail) is, in simple terms, an alchemical manuscript that shows in pictorial cryptograms the production of the philosopher's stone.