Exploring the History of Information and Media through Timelines
Image Source: www.wga.hu
This fresco of Cardinal Nicholas of Rouen, in the Chapter House, San Niccolò, Treviso, painted in 1351-1352, shows the cardinal reading with a
, a single lens reading glass that was an alternative to spectacles..
Last updated May 12th, 2021 Pacific Time
© 2004–2021 Jeremy M. Norman |