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A Legacy Inscribed - The Schoenberg Collection of Manuscripts

decoration11 March 2013|16 Aug. 2013

The Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection of Manuscripts, donated to the University of Pennsylvania Libraries by Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg and Lawrence J. Schoenberg embodies the great scientific and philosophical traditions of the ancient and medieval world. This exhibition presents the rarest and most beautiful manuscripts from the collection, often illustrated with complex diagrams and stunning woodcuts. They document the achievements of European, Arabic, and Jewish scholars, philosophers, and the practitioners of science, medicine, and law in the Middle Ages.

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DATE
11 March 2013|16 Aug. 2013
ADDRESS
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, 6th floor, 3420 Walnut Street
CITY
Philadelphia, PA
( UNITED STATES )
ORGANIZED BY
University of Pennsylvania Libraries
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