García y Bellido, Antonio
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Spanish classical archaeologist. Born Villaneuva de los Infantes 10. 2. 1903, died Madrid 26. 9. 1972. Prof. of classical archaeology at Madrid 1931–1972; 1951–1972 director of the Instituto de Arqueología Rodrigo Caro at the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC). 1945 member of the Real Academia de la Historia; 1946 full member of the Hispanic Society of America in New York.

Career, works and influence

After his appointment to the Madrid professorship (1931), G. B. completed his train…

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Díaz-Andreu, Margarita, “García y Bellido, Antonio”, 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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