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Antike Fresken

Facsimiles Nach Romischen Fresken im Vatikan und Im Museum von Neapel

Edited by Theodor Wiegand

c.1933 - Munchen - Verlag der Marees-Gesellschaft

21" by 15"; 10pp. [11 plates]

 

DETAILS

A collection of facsimiles of Roman frescos, edited by Theodor Wiegand.

With ten large colour plates and a monochrome plate depicting Romulus and Remus being suckled by a wolf (collated complete).

Theodor Wiegand (October 30, 1864 December 19, 1936) was one of the most famous German archaeologists.

In 1894 he worked under Wilhelm Drpfeld at the excavation of the Athenian Acropolis. From 1895 till 1899 he excavated the ancient Greek cities of Priene, from 1899 till 1911 Miletus, he took part at the excavations of the sanctuary of Didyma (190511) and of Samos (191011).

In Pergamon he discovered, in 1927, the arsenals of the castle at the acropolis and excavated the large sanctuary of Asklepios outside the city. He also finished the excavations at Baalbek in Lebanon and published the results.

CONDITION

In a cloth portfolio binding. Externally sound, though with some marks and light wear rto the extremities. Plates are unbound. Pages are bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD.

 


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