Historians of Islamic Art Third Biennial Symposium: Looking Widely, Looking Closely
Recorded October 18–20, 2012
Part Six of Twenty-Six
Jaclynne J. Kerner, Assistant Professor of Art History at the State University of New York at New Paltz, presents this talk on William Osler, the renowned Canadian-born physician, professor of medicine, and bibliophile who purchased a pair of densely illustrated, thirteenth-century Arabic herbals in 1912. A century later, the manuscripts' story is still unfolding.