Jacob Burckhardt


More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Literature
  • Art


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Basle, 25 May 1818; d Basle, 8 Aug. 1897).

Swiss historian, professor at the universities of Zurich (1855–8) and Basle (1858–93). Much of his work was devoted to the ...

Subjects: Literature — Art.

Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.