Illustration: Liberal Arts folio from the Hortus Deliciarum by Abbess Herrad, c. 1167-95.
The Hortus deliciarum is a medieval, illustrated encyclopedia compiled by Herrad of Landsberg at the Hohenburg Abbey in Alsace.
The book is a compendium of perrenial philosophy and mysticism gleened from Arab and other classical sources.
Divine Sophia is the Ruler of the Planetary Powers, the Seven Feminine Aeons and
the creator of the Seven Liberal Arts.