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Portrait Gallery
(5,136 words)

[German version]

A. Definition (CT)

Portrait gallery (PG) indicates the display of a series of portraits that are related to each other not by their aesthetic value, but by a feature that the persons represented in them have in common. Within such a group…

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Löhr, Winrich Alfried (Cambridge) and Löhr, Wolf-Dietrich, “Portrait Gallery”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 19 February 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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