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Justus Sustermans: Portrait of Galileo Galilei   wikidata:Q69495826  reasonator:Q69495826
Justus Sustermans  (1597–1681)  Blue pencil.svg  wikidata:Q974195
Justus Sustermans
Alternative names Justus Susterman, Justus Sutterman, Justus Suttermans
Description Flemish painter, drawer, printmaker and miniaturist
Date of birth/death 28 September 1597 / 1597  Edit this at Wikidata 23 April 1681 / 1681  Edit this at Wikidata
Location of birth/death Antwerp Florence
Work period from 1609 until 1681
date QS:P,+1650-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P580,+1609-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P582,+1681-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Work location Antwerp (1609-1616), Paris (1616-1619), Florence (between circa 1620 and circa 1681
date QS:P,+1650-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1620-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1681-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
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artist QS:P170,Q974195
Justus Sustermans: Portrait of Galileo Galilei
Portrait of Galileo Galilei  Edit this at Wikidata
label QS:Ltr," Galileo Galilei Portresi"
label QS:Lfr,"Portrait de Galilée"
label QS:Les,"Retrato de Galileo Galilei"
label QS:Len,"Portrait of Galileo Galilei"
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Genre portrait  Edit this at Wikidata
Depicted people Galileo Galilei  Edit this at Wikidata
Date between 1636 and 1640
date QS:P571,+1650-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1636-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1640-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium painting
Dimensions height: 86.7 cm (34.1 in)  Edit this at Wikidata; width: 68.6 cm (27 in)  Edit this at Wikidata
dimensions QS:P2048,+86.7U174728
dimensions QS:P2049,+68.6U174728
institution QS:P195,Q1199924
Accession number
Place of creation Florence  Edit this at Wikidata
Inscriptions on the back of the original canvas: 'No 51. / Galileo / da Giusto Sustermans / della Casa Pandolfini / a Firenza'


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Inventor of Telescope Galileo Galilei, 1636 portrait by Justus Sustermans

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current 14:21, 5 December 2008 Thumbnail for version as of 14:21, 5 December 20082,500 × 3,176 (767 KB)Dmitry Rozhkovhigher resolution
01:53, 19 July 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 01:53, 19 July 2005700 × 889 (100 KB)Phrood~commonswikiReverted to earlier revision
01:53, 19 July 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 01:53, 19 July 2005545 × 727 (108 KB)Phrood~commonswikiGalileo Galilei, Public Domain
01:49, 19 July 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 01:49, 19 July 2005700 × 889 (100 KB)Phrood~commonswikiGalileo Galilei, Public Domain

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