Picard, Charles
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French classical archaeologist. Born Arnay-le-Duc 7. 6. 1883, died Paris 15. 12. 1965. 1905 École normale supérieure (ENS) Paris; 1908 Agrégé des lettres (teaching certificate); 1922 doctorate. 1909–1913 member, 1913/14 secretary-general of École française d’Athènes (EFA). 1914–1918 war service. 1919/20 lecturer in Greek and Latin antiquities at Univ. of Bordeaux; 1919–1925 director of EFA. 1925–1927 prof. of archaeology at Univ. of Lyon; 1927–1934 prof. of ancient Greek history,…

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Gran-Aymerich, Ève, “Picard, Charles”, 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 17 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00556>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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