Johann Joachim Winckelmann

Definitions of Johann Joachim Winckelmann
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n German archaeologist and art historian said to be the father of archaeology (1717-1768)

Synonyms:
Johann Winckelmann, Winckelmann
Example of:
archaeologist, archeologist
an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture
art historian
a historian of art

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