Secrets of Craft and Nature in Renaissance France: A Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640 Book uri icon


  • Ms. Fr. 640 is a unique manuscript composed in 1580s Toulouse. It offers firsthand insight into making and materials from a time when artists were scientists.

author list (cited authors)

  • Uchacz, T. H.

editor list (cited editors)

  • Smith, P. H., Rosenkranz, N., Uchacz, T. H., Taape, T., Godbarge, C., Pitman, S., ... Catapano, T.

publication date

  • January 1, 2020 11:11 AM