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Biebel, Franklin M. (Franklin Matthews)

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Biebel, Franklin M. (Franklin Matthews)

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  • Biebel, Franklin Matthews
  • Biebel, Franklin
  • Franklin Biebel
  • Franklin M. Biebel
  • Biebel, Franklin

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Dates of existence

1908-1966

History

Biebel became the second director of the Frick Collection in New York (1951-1964) after previously serving as a lecturer and assistant director at the museum. He studied art history and archaeology at Oberlin College and Princeton University and was a Junior Fellow at Dumbarton Oaks from 1941-1942 (for the second half of the academic year, he worked on the project called "Archives of Byzantine Art" or in short "Archives"). He published on many topics in art history, including the monograph Gerasa, City of the Decapolis: Mosaics (New Haven, CT: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1938).

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US LCNAF nr 93015772

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DDO-ICFA

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ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

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This record was created by Shalimar White on January 24, 2014.

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