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Lecture: Diagram as Paradigm – The Diagrammatic Mode in Medieval Art

October 23, 2015
Fullerton Hall

Jeffrey F. Hamburger, Kuno Francke Professor of German Art and Culture at Harvard University, considers the uses of diagrams as instruments of the divine in theology and biblical exegesis before turning to examine one of the most elaborate and extensive examples to have survived from the medieval period.

Doors open at 5:45pm; enter at Michigan Avenue. 

Lothar of Segni (Pope Innocent III), De missarum mysteriis (On the Mysteries of the Mass), (Gotha, Forschungsbibliothek Erfurt-Gotha, Cod. Memb. I 123), Paris, ca. 1200.