Postdoctoral Fellowship

Roma communis patria - The National Churches in Rome from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era

One-year postdoctoral Fellowship in the Minerva Research Group beginning 1 January, 2015. Deadline 23 November, 2014.

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New Publication

Ad astra gradus.
Scala Santa und Sancta Sanctorum in Rom unter Sixtus V. (1585–1590)

Nadja Horsch

Römische Studien der Bibliotheca Hertziana, Vol. 34

Hirmer 2014

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Hertziana in Motion

A video of ArchiDiAP on Bibliotheca Hertziana’s new building of Juan Navarro Baldeweg tells the adventure of its construction in the center of Rome and shows the beauty of its architecture.

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J.B.L.G. Séroux d’Agincourt und die Kunstgeschichte um 1800

23 September 2014 –
23 January 2015

Bibliotheca Hertziana, Sala Terrena

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Instruments of art historical research

The Bibliotheca Hertziana, Max Planck Institute for Art History has a specialist library consisting, at the time of writing, of some 295,000 volumes; the institute’s photographic library contains approximately 820,000 images, making the Hertziana one of the world’s best equipped centres for research into Italian art.

New Publication

Charles Percier e Pierre Fontaine
Studi della Bibliotheca Hertziana, 9

ed. by Sabine Frommel, Jean-Philippe Garric and Elisabeth Kieven

Silvana Editoriale 2014 [... more]


Call for applications 
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Change of Opening Hour
On December 16, 2014 the Library and Photographic Collection will close at 16 p.m.

Closing Days
Library and Photographic Collection will be closed for external users from December 5 to 9 and from December 24, 2014 to January 2, 2015. [... more]