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Sulze, Heinrich

    Full Name: Sulze, Heinrich

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1888

    Date Died: 1958

    Place Born: Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

    Place Died: Dresden, Saxony, Germany

    Home Country/ies: Germany

    Subject Area(s): ancient, Ancient Greek (culture or style), architecture (object genre), gardens (open spaces), Roman (ancient Italian culture or period), and sculpture (visual works)


    Archictectural historian and specialist in the garden architecture of ancient Greece and Rome. Affiliated with the Technical University of Dresden (1921-1945). Much of his original work (research notes, manuscripts, and drawings) was destroyed in the firebombing of Dresden in 1945. After 1945, Sulze worked less on scholarship in order to concentrate on the architectural rebuilding of Dresden.

    Selected Bibliography

    and K. Müller. Archäologische Schriften: Die Architektur der Burg und des Palastes Tiryns III. (1930; “Das dorische Kapitell der Burg von Tiryns,” in: AA 1936, 14ff; “Der Decumanus Maximus des ältesten Pompeji,” in: FuF 17, 1941, 377 ff.


    Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 242-243.


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

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