Jacob Burckhardt

Jacob Burckhardt

Birth
Basel, Basel-Stadt, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
Death 8 Aug 1897 (aged 79)
Basel, Basel-Stadt, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
Burial Basel, Basel-Stadt, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
Memorial ID 91234959 · View Source
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Carl Jacob Christoph Burckhardt was a historian of art and culture, and an influential figure in the historiography of each field. He is known as one of the major progenitors of cultural history.


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  • Created by: Anonymous
  • Added: 2 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91234959
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Burckhardt (25 May 1818–8 Aug 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91234959, citing Friedhof am Hornli, Basel, Basel-Stadt, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland ; Maintained by Anonymous (contributor 47839400) .