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Subgroup 01 - Fieldwork Records

Identity area

Reference code

DcWaDIC MS.BZ.009-01

Title

Fieldwork Records

Date(s)

  • 1967-1990 (Creation)

Level of description

Subgroup

Extent and medium

20 boxes of documents

Context area

Name of creator

Andreescu, Irina (active late 20th century)

Biographical history

Scholar involved in the fieldwork campaign for the Corpus of Middle Byzantine Wall Mosaics in the North Adriatic area, ca. 1970s. Dumbarton Oaks Junior Fellow, 1971-1973.

Name of creator

Demus, Otto (1902-1990)

Biographical history

Born in Austria, Demus was a Byzantine art historian and a scholar of the Church of San Marco in Venice, Italy. He received his doctorate from the University of Vienna. At Dumbarton Oaks, he served as a Visiting Scholar in 1949, 1953, 1958, 1960, 1965, 1973–1979, and 1981. In 1973, Dumbarton Oaks provided support for Demus for his research project at San Marco, which resulted in the two-volume publication Mosaics of San Marco in Venice (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1984).

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This subgroup contains administrative, research and fieldwork notes including restoration documents, bibliographical references, mosaic measurements and tracings, budgets, grant applications, reports, and correspondence.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

This subgroup is divided into six (6) series.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Notes area

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Description control area

Description identifier

US

Institution identifier

DcWaDIC

Rules and/or conventions used

Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS)

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Partial

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Rights area

Related right

Corpus for Wall Mosaics in the North Adriatic Area, ca. 1974-1990s

Act

Research

Restriction

Allow

Start date

2016-5-1

End date

Rights note(s)

Basis

Policy

Related right

Corpus for Wall Mosaics in the North Adriatic Area, ca. 1974-1990s

Act

Publish

Restriction

Disallow

Start date

2016-5-1

End date

Rights note(s)

Basis

Policy

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places