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Niemann, Georg

    Full Name: Niemann, Georg

    Other Names:

    • Georg Niemann

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1841

    Date Died: 1912

    Place Born: Hanover, Germany

    Place Died: Vienna, Vienna state, Austria

    Home Country/ies: Germany

    Subject Area(s): archaeology, architecture (object genre), and sculpture (visual works)


    Architect and archaeologist. Professor at University of Vienna 1873-?. Particularly known for his artistic reconstruction of ancient buildings based on his architectural training, artiistic ability and archaeological expertise.


    Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 80.


    "Niemann, Georg." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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