Poulsen, Frederik
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Danish classical archaeologist. Born Poul Frederik Sigfred P., Hvilsager (Jutland), 7. 3. 1876, died Hellerup (Copenhagen) 8. 11. 1950. Studied at Copenhagen, Göttingen, Munich, Bonn and Berlin. 1899 Cand. Mag. (MA) at Copenhagen. 1901/02 tutor in Poland. 1904 doctorate at Copenhagen; 1905–1907 at École française d’Athènes. 1910 assistant at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen, 1915 curator of the Antiquities Collection, 1926–1943 director. Widely travelled in the Near East and Europe, especially …

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Østergaard, Jan Stubbe, “Poulsen, Frederik”, 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 14 August 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00577>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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