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Goethert, Friedrich Wilhelm

    Full Name: Goethert, Friedrich Wilhelm

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1907

    Date Died: 1978

    Place Born: Berlin, Germany

    Place Died: Berlin, Germany

    Home Country/ies: Germany

    Subject Area(s): Antique, the, Classical, and Roman (ancient Italian culture or period)


    Specialist in early Roman art, particularly art of the Roman Republic. Appointed professor at the University of Berlin in 1946, but left in 1948 for the Free University of Berlin on the West side of the Iron Curtain, where he served as first dean of the Philosophy Faculty and taught until his retirement.

    Selected Bibliography

    “Toga” RE VI A2 Nr. 2 (1937): 1651 ff. “Studien zur Kopienforschung” RM 54 (1939) 176ff.


    Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 299-300.


    "Goethert, Friedrich Wilhelm." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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