Löwy, Emanuel
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Austrian classical archaeologist. Born Vienna 1. 9. 1857, died there 11. 2. 1938. Studied classics at Univ. of Vienna from 1876, scholarship 1878, 1880–1882 librarian of the archaeological-epigraphic seminar there, 1882 doctorate. Extensive travels and participation in excavations in Greece. 1887 habil. at Munich. 1889 prof. ext. in archaeology at Rome, establishing a cast collection there. 1901 prof. ord. at Rome. 1915 returned to Austria on Italy’s entry into World War I; 1918…

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Barbanera, Marcello, “Löwy, Emanuel”, 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 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00443>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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