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Heenes, Volker

Independent researcher, Berlin

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Volker Heenes studied Classical Archaeology, Egyptology and Ancient History in Tübingen, Perugia and Heidelberg. He received his Ph. D. from the Winckelmann-Institut at the Humboldt-University of Berlin. He has got a scholarship at the graduate school of the University of Bonn for the project "The Renaissance and its European Reception". After that he worked for several data bases like the "Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance" (Berlin), "Johann Joachim Winckelmann und die Antike" (Stendal) and for the “Greek Painted Pottery (Oxford). He is the author of "Antike in Bildern. Illustrationen in antiquarischen Werken des 16. und 17. Jahrhunderts". Dr. Heenes currently lives as independent scholar in Berlin.

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