Winckelmann

biographical name
Winck·​el·​mann | \ ˈviŋ-kəl-ˌmän How to pronounce Winckelmann (audio) , ˈwiŋ-kəl-mən \

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Johann Joachim 1717–1768 German archaeologist and art historian

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“Winckelmann.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Winckelmann. Accessed 3 Apr. 2020.

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