Athanasius Kircher.jpg

Summary[ ]

creator QS:P170,Q518767
Depicted person: Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680)
Date 2 May 1665
date QS:P571,+1665-05-02T00:00:00Z/11
Medium copper engraving
Dimensions Height: 332 cm (10.8 ft); Width: 219 cm (86.2 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,332U174728;P2049,219U174728
institution QS:P195,Q478695
Accession number
MP 12695a, Kapsel-Nr. 22K1
Place of creation Rome
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