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[Translate to English:] Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei
in Deutschland (CbDD)


The Research Teams in Munich and Marburg

Two research teams at the universities of Munich and Marburg will cooperate in the new Corpus of Baroque Ceiling Painting in Germany. They complement each other in their academic and technical expertise, and act in close collaboration:

Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München:

Project management, project coordination, art historical research, and teaching (see also in section People).

Deutsches Dokumentationszentrum für Kunstgeschichte – Bildarchiv Foto Marburg, Philipps-Universität Marburg:

Technological and art historical research, hosting of the objects in the database Bildindex Architektur und Kunst, organisation of photo campaigns, digital data modelling, development and long-term maintenance of the virtual research and publication platforms.

National and International Cooperations

The project strives for close cooperation with national and international institutions for historical monument preservation, and the state administrations for residential palaces and stately homes in the respective counties of Germany. The following cooperation-agreements have been concluded: