Illustrations from

Kitab al-Diryaq, early 13th century

Kitab al-Diryaq (the Book of Antidotes) by Pseudo-Gallen, probably from northern Iraq, early 13th century. Nationalbibliothek, Vienna.



The Doctors of antiquity.

The preparation of Theriac.

Andromachus sees a page kill a snake.

Preparation of a medication.

Scene in a garden.

Two people preparing a medication.

Source: Trois manuscrits de l'Iran seldjoukide par A. Melikian-Chirvani from Persee, Revues Scientifiques

See also Illustrations from a Kitab al-Diryaq of 1198.
Seljuk Illustrations in Kitab al-Aghani (Book of Songs)
Seljuk Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Other 13th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Index of Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers