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us: Singer, Hans Wolfgang, 1867-1957

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  • Variants

    • us: Singer, H. W., 1867-1957
    • us: Singer, Juan W., 1867-1957
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1867-09-16
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1957-05-30
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Dresden (Germany)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden. Kupferstich-Kabinett
        • Affiliation Start: 1891
        • Affiliation End: 1932
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
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    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Art historians
          (lcsh) Museum directors
      • Additonal Related Forms

        • us: Tyson, L., 1867-1957
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Singer, Hans Wolfgang, b. 1867
      • Sources

        • found: Dresden in Bildern, 1930: title page (Dr. Hans W. Singer)
        • found: LC in RLIN, 7-7-86 (hdg.: Singer, Hans Wolfgang, 1867- ; usage: Hans W. Singer; MLC usage: Hans Wolfgang Singer)
        • found: Rembrandt : des Meisters Radierungen in 402 Abbildungen, 1906: title page (Hans Wolfgang Singer)
        • found: Wikipedia, January 15, 2016 (Hans Wolfgang Singer (art historian); born September 16, 1867 in New York City, New York; died May 30, 1957 in Dresden; German art historian; Hans Wolfgang Singer was the son of the musician and composer Otto Singer (1833-1894); he studied German literature and art history; after obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree, he studied in Munich, Berlin, and Leipzig; he received a doctorate in 1891; from 1891 to 1932 he worked at the Kupferstichkabinett Dresden (an art museum for drawing, printmaking and photography), first as a research assistant, then as assistent director, and finally as curator; in 1903 he was awarded the title of professor; Singer undertook numerous study trips through Europe and published art history articles in German and English journals, often under the pseudonym "L. Tyson ")
        • found: Deutsche National Bibliothek, January 15, 2016 (Singer, Hans Wolfgang, 1867-1957; male; born in New York, NY; died in Dresden; museum director, art historian; worked for Kupferstich-Kabinett (Dresden); other names: Singer, Hans-Wolfgang; Tyson, L. (Pseudonym); Singer, Hans; Singer, Hans W.; Singer, H. W.; Singer, Hans Wolfg.; Singer, Juan W.)
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        • 1986-11-26: new
        • 2016-10-01: revised
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