Hand-coloured wooducts and text from Hortus sanitatis Hand-coloured wooducts and text from Hortus sanitatis​Hortus sanitatis, or Garden of health, is in the. Uniform Title(s):: Hortus sanitatis; Contributor(s):: Meydenbach, Jakob, active 15th century., printer; Publication: [Mainz: Jacob Meydenbach, 23 June ]. HORTUS SANITATIS. BY J. CHRISTIAN BAY. In Peter Schoffer, in Mainz, published a book on popular medicine entitled Herbarius. This was the first of the .

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It also includes descriptions of exotic creatures which few, if any, of its readers could have seen.

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Coloured wood cut of a plant – ground pine Wellcome L Wikimedia Commons has media related to Herbal. Subcategories This category has the following 2 subcategories, hogtus of snaitatis total. Unknown Edera terrestis Hortus sanitatis Herbarius – Gart der gesuntheit – Hortus sanitatis MET DP An illustration from ‘Hortus Sanitatis’ of Johannis de Cuba showing a practical test for the bloodstone, which is reputed to stop bleeding from the nose, and other orifices.

The mandrake, hirtus truth, has a near magical ability to relieve pain. Or was a previous owner using their own seal? A man and a woman loading a cart, woodcut, Wellcome L The mythical Myrmecoleon “ant-lion” Adam and Eve under the Tree of life, woodcut Wellcome L A man and two birds storks?


The first two were by Peter Schoefferhis Latin Herbarius infollowed by an updated and enlarged German version in Frontispiece of edition. If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual hortjs Hortus sanitatis Wellcome L However, it should be regarded as a separate work, as it covers nearly more medicinal plants than the Gart der gesundheit and also includes extensive sections on animals, birds, fish and minerals, as well as a treatise on urine.

In particular the parts on animals, birds, fishes, stones and minerals have been substantially enlarged into full sections. Natural History – Original Yortus. Linda Hall Library Exhibition Catalogs.

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Edited by Johann Schoensperger in Augsburg Germany A man hortis a woman loading a cart, woodcut, Wellcome L Views Read Edit View history. However, in his second letter, the revelation that the red residue of wax is found above the seal disproves his theory. Ortus sanitatis Wellcome L A fish with the head of a pig, woodcut, Wellcome L A plant with two children growing out of the buds.


Contact Client Service info christies. Three hares swimming in a river, woodcut, Wellcome L This artwork is from a edition of ‘Hortus sanitatis’ Garden of Health. Page of the Tractatus De Herbis depicting Acacia. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

A woman milking a cow, woodcut, Wellcome L Xylographic title, 7 full-page woodcuts and more than column-width woodcuts coloured by a near-contemporary hand, initials and paragraph marks and opening capital ohrtus in red. The Grandeur of Life.

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Woman in bed, woodcut from Hortus Sanitatis Wellcome L The colour instructions light green, liver-brown, red, yellow, white, blue, etc. Chervil and cardamom plants, Wellcome L Continue Cancel Send email OK.

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