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

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Thureau-Dangin, François
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French archaeologist, ancient Near Eastern scholar and Sumerologist. Born Jean Gabriel Geneviève François T.-D., Paris, 3. 1. 1872, died there 24. 1. 1944. 1895 freelance assistant at the Département des Antiquités Orientales et de la Céramique Antique at the Louvre in Paris. Took part in the archaeological mission in Tello (Iraq). 1896 research term at Musée Impérial Ottoman in Istanbul. From 1902 attaché at the Louvre; from 1908 conservateur adjoint there. From 1910, co-editor of the Revue d’Assyriologie et d’Archéolo…

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Lion, Brigitte and Michel, Cécile, “Thureau-Dangin, François”, 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 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00703>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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