Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Fea, Carlo
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Italian archaeologist. Born Pigna (near Oneglia, Liguria) 4. 6. 1753, died Rome 27. 3. 1836. Educated at Nice, then studied at Univ. La Sapienza in Rome, 1776 doctorate as doctor iuris. Holy orders 1781. 1783 assistant to Ennio Quirino Visconti in the Bibliotecá Chigiana at Rome. 1801–1836 commissar for antiquities (Rome); 1801–1809 president, then from 1809 honorary president of the Capitoline Museum, Rome. From 1801 prefect of the Bibliotecá Chigiana. From 1829, member of the Roman Instituto di Corrispondenza A…

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Faedo, Lucia, “Fea, Carlo”, 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 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00225>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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