Watzinger, Carl

Full Name: 
Watzinger, Carl
Other Names: 
Carl Watzinger.
Date Born: 
1877
Date Died: 
1948
Place Born: 
Darmstadt, Germany
Home Country: 
Germany
Gender: 
male
Overview: 

Specialist in ancient Greek and Roman art, particularly ceramic painting and funerary art. a.o. Professor at the University of Rostock, 1904-1909. Professor at the University of Giessen, 1909-1916, and Tübingen University, 1918-1947. He was succeeded at Tübingen by Bernhard Schweitzer.

Selected Bibliography: 
Denkmäler Palästinae, 2 vols.; Griechische Holzsarkophage aus der Zeit Alexanders d. Gr., 1905; with H. Dragendorff, Arretinische Reliefsigillata,1948.
Sources: 
Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 194-195.