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ID: 500109605
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500109605

 
Record Type: Person
Herrad von Landsberg (German abbess and illuminator, died 1195)

Note: The abbess at the convent of Ste Odile in Hohenbourg, Herrad von Landsberg is known for writing the Hortus Deliciarum, a pictorial encyclopedia for women in her convent. The work was accompanied by hundreds of miniatures, assumed to be illustrated by von Landsberg herself, though this has not been proven. The original copy was destroyed by fire in 1870.

Names:
Herrad von Landsberg (preferred,V,display)
Herrad von Hohenbourg (V)
von Hohenbourg (U)

Nationalities:
German (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
abbess
author
painter
illuminator
miniaturist
writer

Gender: female

Birth and Death Places:
Died:  Hohenbourg (Grand Est, France) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   1160-1170

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Herrad von Landsberg (I)

Biographies:
(German abbess and illuminator, died 1195) ..... [VP Preferred]
(German abbess, author, illuminator, act.1160, d.1195) ..... [BHA]
(German writer) ..... [Grove Art]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Herrad von Hohenbourg ........ [VP]
..........................................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 31 August 2004
Herrad von Landsberg ........ [BHA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP Preferred]
........................................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
........................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
........................................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 31 August 2004
von Hohenbourg ........ [Grove Art]
.............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)

Subject: ........ [BHA, Grove Art, VP]
....................  Bachmann, Women Artists (1978) 51
....................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Bradley, Dictionary of Miniaturists (1887) 2:98-100
....................  D'Ancona and Aeschlimann, Miniaturistesdu Moyen Âge (1982)
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987) 6:161
....................  Green, Hortus Deliciarum (1979)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 31 August 2004
....................  Petteys, Dictionary of Women Artists (1985)
....................  RLIN authority files (1988-)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Künstler (1980-1986)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 31 August 2004
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