Zwischen Kunsthandwerk und Kunst: Die ‚Schedula diversarum artium‘
[Between Handcraft and Art: The “Schedula diversarum artium”]
Ed. by Speer, Andreas
In collab. with Mauriège, Maxime / Westermann-Angerhausen, Hiltrud
Series:Miscellanea Mediaevalia 37
Aims and Scope
A key work for research on the arts of the High Middle Ages is a book handed down under the pseudonym Theophilus Presbyter titled Schedula diversarum atrium (On Divers Arts), which furnishes a reflection on the artes mechanicae together with a comprehensive overview of all aspects of knowledge. Included in this work is a review of the textual history of the Schedula diversarum atrium as well as new hypotheses on the identity of its author.
- Approx. xxii, 554 pages
- 48 Farbtaf. 40 Fig.
- Type of Publication:
- The encyclopedia, art, the Middle Ages, textual transmission
- Academics, Institutes, Libraries