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Aby Warburg

Aby WarburgAKA Abraham Moritz Warburg

Born: 13-Jun-1866
Birthplace: Hamburg, North German Confederation
Died: 26-Oct-1929
Location of death: Hamburg, Germany
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Scholar

Nationality: Germany
Executive summary: Founder of the Warburg Institute

Military service: German Army (1892)

Father: Moritz Moses Warburg (b. 1838, d. 1910)
Mother: Charlotte Esther Oppenheim (b. 1842, d. 1921)
Brother: Max M. Warburg
Brother: Paul M. Warburg
Brother: Felix M. Warburg
Brother: Fritz Warburg
Wife: Mary Hertz (b. 1866, m. 13-Oct-1897, d. 1934)
Daughter: Marietta Warburg (b. 1899, m. 1926 to Peter Braden, d. 1973)
Son: Max Adolph Warburg (b. 1902, d. 1974)
Daughter: Frede C. Warburg (b. 1904, m. 1938 to Adolf Prag, d. 2004)

    University: University of Bonn
    University: University of Strasbourg

    Warburg Institute Founder (1921)
    Institutionalized Bellevue Sanatorium, Kreuzlingen, Switzerland (16-Apr-1921)
    Warburg Family
    German Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Depression, Schizophrenia

Is the subject of books:
Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography, 1970, BY: Ernst Gombrich
Aby Warburg and the Image in Motion, 1993, BY: Philippe-Alain Michaud

Author of books:
Der Bilderatlas Mnemosyne (2000)

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