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Bulle, Heinrich

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    Full Name: Bulle, Heinrich

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1867

    Date Died: 1945

    Place Born: Bremen, Germany

    Place Died: Bad Kohlgrub, Hesse, Germany

    Home Country/ies: Germany

    Subject Area(s): sculpture (visual works)


    Specialist in the sculpture and art of ancient Greece. Professor at the University of Würzburg 1909-1935. His masterwork, Der schöne Mensch im Altertum, appeared in 3 successive editions, and broke with (til then) traditional art history by examining how certain artistic themes were handled and changed over time.

    Selected Bibliography

    Der schöne Mensch im Altertum, 1898.


    Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 168-169.


    "Bulle, Heinrich." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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