Johann Joachim Winckelmann

noun
German archaeologist and art historian said to be the father of archaeology (1717-1768)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑archeologist, ↑archaeologist, ↑art historian

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  • Johann Joachim Winckelmann —     Johann Joachim Winckelmann     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Johann Joachim Winckelmann     Archaeologist and historian of ancient art, born at Stendal near Magdeburg, in 1717; assassinated at Triest, in 1768.     After a wandering life devoted,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Bildnis Johann Joachim Winckelmann — Angelika Kauffmann, 1764 Öl auf Leinwand, 97 cm × 71 cm Kunsthaus Zürich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Winckelmann, Johann Joachim — • Archaeologist and historian of ancient art (1717 1768) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Winckelmann,Johann Joachim — Winck·el·mann (vĭngʹkəl män ), Johann Joachim. 1717 1768. German archaeologist and art historian. His book History of Ancient Art (1764) is a seminal work of modern archaeology. * * * …   Universalium

  • Winckelmann, Johann (Joachim) — born Dec. 9, 1717, Stendal, Prussia died June 8, 1768, Trieste, Austria German archaeologist and art historian. The son of a cobbler, he studied theology and medicine before he discovered Greek art. His essay Reflections on the Painting and… …   Universalium

  • WINCKELMANN, Johann Joachim — (1717–1768)    The German art historian and archaeologist who was primarily known for his support of Hellenistic aesthetics and its impact on the Etruscans. He nevertheless gave some credit for originality to the Etruscans, particularly in the… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

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