Bianchi Bandinelli, Ranuccio
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Italian classical archaeologist, art historian and intellectual. Born 16. 2. 1900 at Siena, died 17. 1. 1975 at Rome. Studied archaeology at Pisa and Rome; doctorate 1923. 1929–1931 teaching posts in Italy; 1931–1933 guest professorship at Groningen; 1933 prof. ord. in classical archaeology at Pisa. From 1938, prof. ord. at Florence. Voluntary withdrawal from teaching during German occupation 1943/44. 1945–1947 Director-General of Antichità e Belle Arti. 1947 prof. at Cagliari, from 1949 again prof.…

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Barbanera, Marcello, “Bianchi Bandinelli, Ranuccio”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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