Some Visual Definitions in the Illustrations of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics and Politics in the French Translations of Nicole Oresme

Sherman, Claire Richter
September 1977
Art Bulletin;Sep77, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p320
Academic Journal
Outlines a method of interpreting the visual definitions in the illustrations of Aristotle's 'Nicomachean Ethics' and 'Politics' in the French translation of Nicole Oresme. Historical background of the translations; Information on the illustrations of virtue and justice in the Brussels 'Ethics'; Illustrations of the six forms of government and the two types of sedition in the Brussels 'Politics.'


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