One of the few surviving, early medieval, Latin technical treatises. Its attribution, localization, and dating rest largely on internal evidence variously interpreted and inconclusive. The treatise now comprises three books: it is generally agreed that Books I and II, written in verse by one hand at some time between the 7th and 12th centuries, constitute the original text; Book III, written in prose, was added piecemeal during the 12th and 13th centuries. The treatise is commonly attributed to ...
Sally E. Dormer
Chinese, 13th century, male.
Active in the first half of the 8th century.
Born in Qiantang (Zhejiang).
Lu Zonggui painted flowers, bamboos, birds and animals. He was a member of the academy of painting in Hangzhou around 1228-1233. The Taipei National Palace Museum has one signed work in its collection, but it probably belongs to the later Ming period: ...