TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Sherman, Claire Richter
PUB. DATE
September 1977
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep77, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p320
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.'
ACCESSION #
5316072

 

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