Sentence Examples

  • His archaeological and mythological Memoire sur Venus (1775),(1775), which has been ranked with similar works of Heyne and Winckelmann, gained him admission to the Academie des Inscriptions (1778).
  • Winckelmann (1551-1626) and Balthasar Mentzer (1565-1627) at Marburg.
  • A monument to the archaeologist Johann Joachim Winckelmann (1717-1768) commemorates his birth in the town.
  • The views on art contained in Herder's Kritische Wader (1769), Plastik (1778), &c., are chiefly valuable as a correction of the excesses into which reverence for Greek art had betrayed Winckelmann and Lessing, by help of his fundamental idea of national idiosyncrasy.
  • The classical reaction was now in full tide; Winckelmann was writing, Raphael Mengs.

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