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Burmeister, Werner

    Full Name: Burmeister, Werner

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 26 June 1895

    Date Died: 30 November 1945

    Place Born: Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

    Place Died: Hamburg, Germany

    Home Country/ies: Germany

    Subject Area(s): antisemitism and National Socialism

    Institution(s): Universität Hamburg


    Nazi art historian; director of the Kunstgeschichtliche Seminar, Universität Hamburg  (Art History Seminar at the University of Hamburg); responsible for the exile of many Jewish art historians.


    "Burmeister, Werner." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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