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The Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance is an interdisciplinary research project centering on the classical tradition, a focus of Renaissance studies. The core of the project is the database registering antique monuments known in the Renaissance together with the related Renaissance documents in form of texts and images.
The collection of data has been extended by the antique monuments known to Johann Joachim Winckelmann and his contemporaries (Corpus Winckelmann) as well as the reception and adaption of antique art of the Middle Ages (Corpus Medii Aevi) in cooperation with research projects dedicated to the ‘Nachleben’ of Antiquity. The project regularly issues publications.

Latest news

Tagung: „translatio nummorum – Römische Kaiser in der Renaissance“
Symposium – Berlin, 16.–18. November 2011
Release: EasyDB 4
Early in February 2011, the Census database EasyDB was upgraded to version 4. In addition to the changes concerning the back-end some innovations on the user interface have been introduced and made visible.
NEW: GeoCensus and Map View
New: Corpus Medii Aevi in the Census database
The Reception of Classical Antiquity and Transformations of Antiquity in Medieval Sculpture
Pegasus 12.2010
Kontakt / Contact

Sitz / office:
Georgenstr. 47, 10117 Berlin
2. OG / second floor
tel.: ++ 49-30-20 93 66 250
fax: ++ 49-30-20 93 66 251

Anschrift / postal address:
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Institut für Kunst- und Bildgeschichte / Census
Unter den Linden 6
D - 10099 Berlin

Online-Ausstellung / Online Exhibition