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Arab portray is taken care of the following as an important inventive corpus in its personal correct. Rejecting the conventional emphasis on person work, the celebrated individuals to this quantity pressure the combination of textual content and photo as a extra efficient theoretical framework.

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7), the abbreviated continuous narrative reads from right to left, with Andromachus depicted twice. ’ In the Vienna manuscript (Fig. 8), this statement is found two lines below the image. The physician’s hand gesture signifying conversation and a prominently featured laurel tree are common to both compositions. 69 In the first of the three narratives, the physician recalls visiting a field in which tillers were cultivating the earth. Over food and drink brought by a servant, the labourers tell the physician a story of a snake discovered in a wine jar.

Andromachus, who had been watching from a distance, approached the youth and questioned him. The youth informed the physician that the laurel berry is an antidote to the poisons of all animals. After returning from his travels, Andromachus combined laurel berries with three additional ingredients and honey to create the first theriac. 21); reproduced in Ettinghausen 1962, pp. 87–88. 66 Both are reproduced in Farès 1953a, pls. XI, XII. It is possible that the Paris Diryāq originally contained additional explanatory drawings among its missing folios; Kerner 2004, p.

48–49. For the figural text illustrations, see Farès 1953a, pls. XI–XVI, and for the snakes, pl. XIX. 15 For a fuller discussion of its iconography, see Kerner 2004, pp. 207–22. The double frontispiece is reproduced in Farès 1953a, pls. ’ A colour reproduction is also found in Bibliothèque Nationale de France 2001, p. 112. 9 cm, excluding the binding, which is not original to the manuscript. Its margins were trimmed at some point in its history, as evidenced by losses of marginal illumination. The first folio is missing.

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