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Körte, Gustav

    Full Name: Körte, Gustav

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1852

    Date Died: 1917

    Place Born: Berlin, Germany

    Place Died: Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany

    Home Country/ies: Germany

    Subject Area(s): Antique, the, Classical, and Etruscan (culture or style)


    Specialist in Etruscan art and culture. Professor of Archaeology at Rostock University 1881-1905, Göttingen University, 1907-1917. notes about Körte’s opinions on Giotto appear in Richard Offner‘s annotated catalog of the 1937 Mostra Giottesca.


    Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 102; Ladis, Andrew. “The Unmaking of a Connoisseur.” in, Offner, Richard. A Discerning Eye: Essays on Early Italian Painting. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1998, p,19, note 1.


    "Körte, Gustav." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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