Johann Joachim Winckelmann

male / German
archaeologist, art theorist, draftsman
author of: Gedanken über die Nachahmung der griechischen Werke in der Malerey und Bildhauerkunst, Dresden en Leipzig 1756 (= 2nd, expanded edition)
Stendal 1717-12-09
Triëst 1768-06-08
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1732 - 1768
active c. 1732-1768
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Creation date: 2003-08-14; Last modified date: 2020-06-16


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