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Photographische Einzelaufnahmen antiker Sculpturen : nach Auswahl und mit Text / von Paul Arndt.

Arndt, Paul, 1865-1937.

München : Verlagsanstalt für Kunst und Wissenschaft vormals F.Bruckmann, etc., 1893-1947.

Available at General Collections  L3 : PHOTO ARCHIVE - REFERENCE  (NB86 .A76 1893 ) and other locations()

  • Title:
    Photographische Einzelaufnahmen antiker Sculpturen : nach Auswahl und mit Text / von Paul Arndt.
  • Variant Title: Arndt-Amelung
  • Author/Creator: Arndt, Paul, 1865-1937.
  • Publisher Info.: München : Verlagsanstalt für Kunst und Wissenschaft vormals F.Bruckmann, etc., 1893-1947.
  • Biographical/Historical Note: Paul Arndt was a classical archaeologist and photographer.
  • Physical Desc.: 24 pts. : ill., 5,100 plates ; 27 cm. + index (3 pts. ; 27 cm.).
  • Summary: Survey of Greek and Roman sculpture from collections across Europe and a few in the United States; collections in Italy most heavily represented, together with those in Germany, Greece, Scandinavia and Spain. Pieces selected were primarily from public collections, though holdings from private collections and on the art market were included. Contains numerous photos of sculpture before restoration and of statues now lost or destroyed. Project is characteristic of that period in German classical scholarship in which large corpora of art and inscriptions were systematically published.
  • Language: German
  • Cumulative Index/Finding Aid: Text volumes serve as finding aid to the plates.
  • Notes: Ser. II-XII by Paul Arndt and Walther Amelung; Ser. XIII-XVA by Paul Arndt and Georg Lippold; Ser. XVB-XVIIB by Georg Lippold.
    Ser. V-XVIIB have title: Photographische Einzelaufnahmen antiker Sculpturen : Serien zur Vorbereitung eines Corpus Statuarum. Whole work commonly referred to as "Arndt-Amelung."
    Includes indexes to Ser. I-V (compiled by G. Lippold, 1911); Ser. VI-X (compiled by O. Brendel, 1929); and Ser. XI-XV (compiled by A. Bahmann-Kaltenhaüser, 1941).
    Includes bibliographical references.
    The plates, originally in portfolio, now arranged in 79 photo boxes by catalog number.
    Repository's plates from Ser. I-XII (numbered 1-3,600) include original sepia-toned photographs and 141 copy prints that replace (randomly) missing originals. Six plates from Ser. 1-XII and all plates from Ser. XIII-XVIIB (numbered 3,601-5,100) are lacking.
  • Form/Genre: Black-and-white prints (photographs)
  • Subjects: Sculpture, Greek Sculpture, Roman
  • Contributors: Amelung, Walther, 1865-1927. Lippold, Georg, 1885-1954.
  • LC Call Number: NB86 .A76 1893
  • ID/Accession Number: 1366-509
    78.P.1
  • Access/Rights: Open for use by qualified researchers.
  • OCLC Record Number: 17252021
  • Source: GRI Library Catalog

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