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Winckelmann, Johann Joachim (1717–68)

Achim Timmermann

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198662037
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727597
Winckelmann, Johann Joachim (1717–68)

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German scholar of classical Antiquity, sometimes dubbed ‘the father of art history’. Of humble origin, he

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Subjects: History of Art

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