from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Winckelmann, Johann Joachim 1717-1768. German archaeologist and art historian. His book History of Ancient Art (1764) is a seminal work of modern archaeology.

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  • n. German archaeologist and art historian said to be the father of archaeology (1717-1768)


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