Celestial Alchemy

Neo-Traditional Icon Paintings
These works are created with mineral pigments and metals in alignment with the classical planets.

A number of the paintings and frames contain all seven planetary metals, while others contain specific metals and their associations.

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Venus Copperas - David Heskin


Venus Copperas

Egg Tempera & Copper Pigments on Panel
11×14″

Occultum Lapidem
Egg Tempera on Panel with Lead, Tin, Iron, Copper, Mercury, .999 Silver & 23.5k Gold
10 x 21″


Mercuria
Oil on Canvas with Lead, Tin, Iron, Copper, Mercury, .999 Silver & 23.5k Gold
8 x 10″
Private Collection

Portrait of Blockchain Pandora
Oil on Canvas with Lead, Tin, Iron, Copper, Mercury, .999 Silver & 23.5k Gold
8 x 10″


Caught in the Act
or  Everything but the Moon
Egg Tempera on Panel with Lead, Tin, Iron, Copper, Mercury & 23.5k Gold
11 x 14″


Golden Insight

Egg Tempera & 23.5k Gold
5 x 7″
Private Collection


Fortitude
Egg Tempera & 23.5k Gold
6×8″


Self Portrait
Egg Tempera & 23.5k Gold
6×8″


Our Lady of Celestial Metals

Oil on Copper, 5 x 6″
Frame contains all 7 Planetary Metals


Saint Vincent

Egg Tempera on Panel
8 x 10″


Our Lady of Celestial Metals II

Oil on Copper, with Lead, Tin, Iron, Copper, Mercury, .999 Silver & 23.5k Gold
6 x 8″
Private Collection

 


Aloria
Egg Tempera & 23.5k Gold
5 x 7″


Aloria

Egg Tempera on Panel, 6 x 8″
Workshop with Fred Wessel
Private Collection


Master Copy after Robert Campin

Egg Tempera & 23.5k Gold on Panel, 6×8″
Workshop with Fred Wessel


Master Copy after Bronzino

Egg Tempera on Panel
5 x 7″