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Mappenwerk

English translation: portfolio

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German term or phrase:Mappenwerk
English translation:portfolio
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14:04 Jun 16, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
German term or phrase: Mappenwerk
I imagine it's a common art term but I ain't heard it before.

Wenn Helmut Karrs einstiges Ziel im Mappenwerk „Menschen des 18. Jahrhunderts“ einer Erfassung von Personen verschiedener Berufe und Stände als Archetypen einer Gesellschaft galt, so erscheinen die Fotografien Michael Schmidts wie kritische Hinterfragungen dieser Typen.
davidgreen
portfolio
Explanation:
References I have found seem to indicate that "portfolio" is the correct translation

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Note added at 20 mins (2005-06-16 14:25:19 GMT)
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e.g. http://www.spiesen-elversberg.de/firmen/auktionshaus2/online...
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Louise Mawbey
Germany
Local time: 09:01
Grading comment
Thanks for the help!
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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +5
portfolio


Explanation:
References I have found seem to indicate that "portfolio" is the correct translation

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Note added at 20 mins (2005-06-16 14:25:19 GMT)
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e.g. http://www.spiesen-elversberg.de/firmen/auktionshaus2/online...

Louise Mawbey
Germany
Local time: 09:01
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 7
Grading comment
Thanks for the help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  silfilla: also: http://forumbookart.gnm.info/katalog/index.php?mode=show&pre...
4 mins

agree  jccantrell: My first thought, too.
5 mins

agree  David Moore: Sounds good
29 mins

agree  severn
4 hrs

agree  Sonia Soros
16 hrs
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