On divers arts; the treatise of Theophilus. Translated from the medieval Latin with introd. and notes by John G. Hawthorne and Cyril Stanley Smith.

Title: 
On divers arts; the treatise of Theophilus. Translated from the medieval Latin with introd. and notes by John G. Hawthorne and Cyril Stanley Smith.

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Author/Artist: 
Theophilus, Presbyter.
Publisher: 
[Chicago] University of Chicago Press [1963]
Description: 
xxxv, 216 p., 16 plates : ill., facsim. ; 25 cm.
Other Authors: 
Hawthorne, John G.
Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
21416
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
N7420.T39e 1963
Variant Title: 
Diversarum artium schedula
Notes: 
Translation of Diversarum artium schedula.
Includes The Art of the painter, the worker in glass, and the metal worker.
"List of the principal manuscripts": p. xvii-xviii. "List of the printed editions": p. xxii-xxiv. Bibliography: p. 195-199.
Scan of recipe for saffron yellow (p. 55) Displayed in the exhibition titled "The Science of Glassmaking : 8 Centuries of a Magical Art", held at the Rakow Research Library, June 27, 2008-January 4, 2009.