David Alan Lines:

Teachers of the Arts and medicine in the Italian Universities, ca. 1350-1630

Selected Biograhies to ca. 1375


Christophorus Dominici de Honestis de Bononia

Dates: † 27-VIII-1392

Origin: Bologna
active in: Bologna, Florence, Italy

Biography: Taught philosophy and logic in Bologna in 1364-65 (paid L. 150/year), philosophy in 1365-66 (L. 100/year), ordinary medicine in 1379-80 (L. 200/year) to 1381-82, 1383-84 (L. 300/year) to 1385-86. In 1389-90, possibly taught ordinary medicine in Florence (fl. auri 340/year).

Bibliography: Lines 2001, pp. 281-82, no. 7.


Fabianus de Zanicariis (Fabiano del fu Alberto Zancari)

Dates: fl. ca. 1351-1365

Origin:
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught medicine in 1351-53 (L. 50, then L. 100), 1356-57, ordinary medicine in 1357-58 (L. 200), theoretical medicine ordinaria de mane and in vesperis in 1358-59 (L. 300), and medicine in 1364-65 (fl. 200).

Bibliography: ABI I 1010, 161 (Mazzetti).


Franciscus de Conegliano

Dates: fl. ca. 1361-1370

Origin: Conegliano
active in: Florence, Italy

Biography: Taught an unspecified subject in Florence in 1361-62 (fl. 70), logic and philosophy in 1362-63 (fl. 80), philosophy in 1363-64 (fl. 80), medicine and philosophy in 1364-65 (fl. 60?), philosophy in nonis and ethics diebus festivis in 1365-66 (fl. 90), philosophy in nonis in 1366-67 (fl. 90), philosophy in nonis and ethics diebus festivis in 1367-70 (fl. 100 by 1369-70).

Bibliography: Lines 2002, p. 421, no. 92.


Franciscus Nerli (Francesco Nerli) O.E.S.A.

Dates: fl. ca. 1359-1370

Origin:
active in: Florence, Italy

Biography: In Florence, taught theology in 1359-62, 1363-67, 1368-70 (all at L. 100).

Bibliography: ABI II 415, 142 (Codignola).


Henricus de Erfordia

Dates: fl. ca. 1351

Origin: Erfurt in Germany
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: Taught (natural) philosophy in Bologna in 1351-52 (L. 100).

Bibliography: Lines 2001, p. 281, no. 3.


Jacobus de la Turre de Forlivio (da Forlė), Sr.

Dates: fl. ca. 1356-1365

Origin: Forlė
active in: Bologna, Florence, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught logic and (natural) philosophy in 1356-57 (L. 100). In Florence, taught logic and (natural) philosophy in 1357-58 (fl. 70), logic and philosophy de mane et de sero in 1358-59 (fl. 90), unspecified subjects in 1359-60, 1361-63 (fl. 60), logic and (natural) philosophy in 1364-65.

Bibliography: Lines 2001, p. 281, no. 6.


Jacobus de Montecalvo de Bononia (Iacopo da Montecalvo)

Dates: fl. ca. 1352-1371

Origin: Montecalvo (Bologna)
active in: Bologna, Florence, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught ordinary medicine in 1352-53 (L. 100), practical medicine in 1357-58 (L. 100). In Florence, taught ordinary medicine de mane in 1362-67 (fl. 315). Again in Bologna, taught practical medicine de sero in 1370-71 (fl. 150).

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Jacobus de Regulo de Placentia

Dates: fl. ca. 1340-1346

Origin: Piacenza
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: Representative of Latin Averroism. In Bologna, taught logic and philosophy in 1340-41, philosophy (lectura universitatis) in 1342-46 (L. 50).

Bibliography: Lohr, Traditio (1970), 145-47; idem 1988, p. 120; Imbach and Nienhaus, p. 476; Lines 2001, pp. 280-81, no. 1.


Jacobus Dondi (Iacopo Dondi, dell'Orologio)

Dates: fl. ca. 1343-1359

Origin:
active in: Padua, Italy

Biography: In Padua, taught astrology, philosophy, and medicine ca. 1343-59.

Bibliography: Siraisi 1973, pp. 90-93.


Jacobus (Jacobinus) de Fontana de Cumis

Dates: fl. ca. 1373-1375

Origin:
active in: Pavia, Italy

Biography: Doctorate in logic and philosophy (?) by 1373. In Pavia, taught medicine in nonis in 1373-74 and an unspecified subject in 1374-75.

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Johannes de Trevessis de Cremona

Dates: fl. ca. 1375-1392

Origin: Cremona
active in: Pavia, Italy

Biography: Present at the conferral of degrees in 1375-77 and as an examiner in 1377-78, 1379-82, and presentor of candidates for the degree in 1391-92.

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Johannes Francisci de Muglo (Muglio)

Dates: † 1418

Origin: Muglio
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught logic in 1370-71 (L. 25), medicine extraordinarie in nonis in 1376-77 (L. 100), ordinary medicine de mane in 1379-82, 1383-88 (L. 100), 1388-89 (L. 125), 1392-93 (L. 225), 1394-97 and 1398-99 (L. 250), 1400-02 (L. 225), 1403-05 (L. 200), 1405-13 (L. 225).

Bibliography: Lohr, Traditio (1971), 263; Cristiani, no. 239.


Johannes magistri Bartholomaei de Senis (Giovanni del maestro Bartolommeo da Siena)

Dates: fl. ca. 1359-1366

Origin: Siena
active in: Florence, Italy

Biography: In Florence, taught logic and philosophy in 1359-61 (fl. 25, then fl. 60), an unspecified subject in 1361-62 (fl. 60) and 1365-66 (fl. 50).

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Ludovicus Bartoli de Eugubio (Lodovico di Bartolo da Gubbio)

Dates: fl. ca. 1364-1397

Origin: Gubbio
active in: Florence, Italy

Biography: In Florence, taught surgery de mane in 1364-65 (fl. 25), surgery in 1365-66, surgery in vesperis in 1366-68 (fl. 25), "chirurgia Galeni" in 1368-71 (fl. 50), 1372-74, "chirurgia Galeni seu Avicennae" in 1374-76 (fl. 50), surgery in 1376-80 (fl. 50), surgery and "libri Galeni et Avicennae" in 1388-89 (fl. 75), surgery and "lectura Avicennae" in 1391-92, surgery and "libri Galeni et Avicennae" in 1392-93, ordinary surgery de mane in 1393-95 (fl. 75), 1395-97 (fl. 100).

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Matthaeus de Eugubio (Matteo da Gubbio)

Dates: † 1347

Origin: Gubbio
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught philosophy in 1342-47 (L. 50); referred to as loyce et philosophie doctor by 1343. See Lohr for his Aristotelian commentaries.

Bibliography: Lines 2001, p. 281, no. 2; Lohr 1988, p. 171.


Melchion de Bozulis papiensis

Dates: fl. ca. 1373-1378

Origin: Pavia (?)
active in: Pavia, Italy

Biography: Described as prior Universitatis Artistarum in 1373-74, apparently taught there in that year and at least in 1377-78.

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Petrus Aristoteles (Aristotellis, Aristotillis, Aristotelis)

Dates: fl. ca. 1370-1385

Origin:
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught ordinary medicine de mane in 1370-71, 1375-77 (L. 150), practical medicine in 1379-82, 1383-85 (L. 200).

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Petrus de Crema

Dates: fl. ca. 1351-1356

Origin: Crema
active in: Bologna, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught dialectics in 1351 (L. 50), (natural) philosophy and logic (lectura universitatis) in 1352 (L. 100), and( natural) philosophy in 1355-56 (L. 200), by which time he is also called loyce et philosophie doctor.

Bibliography: Lines 2001, p. 281, no. 4.


Petrus de Raynoldis

Dates: fl. ca. 1373-1387

Origin:
active in: Pavia, Italy

Biography: Mentioned as an examiner in Pavia in 1373-74, as the teacher of an unspecified subject in 1377-78, and initially appointed to teach medicine there (but replaced) in 1386-87 (L. 16/month).

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Petrus de Tausignano

Dates: fl. ca. 1375-1392

Origin: Tossignano
active in: Bologna, Pavia, Italy

Biography: In Bologna, taught practical medicine in 1375-76 (L. 100), extraordinary medicine in nonis in 1379-82 (L. 150), 1384-86 (L. 250), medicine de mane in 1386-88 (L. 250), medicine in nonis in 1388-89. In Pavia, described as a presenter of candidates for the degree in 1390-92.

Bibliography: Pesenti, pp. 161, 174.




Document created: 2002-08-22
Last update: 2002-08-29
Author: David Lines
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