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Portrait of an unknown man, often mistaken for Kepler   ( Wikidata search (Cirrus search) Wikidata query (SPARQL)   Create new Wikidata item based on this file)
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Description 17th-century portrait paintings of men, with Not identified, Unspecified, Unmentioned, Unattributed, UnknownUnknown or Anonymous artists.
Title
Portrait of an unknown man, often mistaken for Kepler
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Description
Painting of an unknown man by an unknown artist, presumed to be a copy of an unknown original, allegedly from 1610. Often mistaken for Johannes Kepler but more likely a complete forgery. If it is based on anything, it more likely derived from a portrait of Michael Maestlin. [1]
Français : Portrait d'un inconnu, qui daterait de 1610, souvent confondu avec Johannes Kepler.
Date 19th century
date QS:P571,+1850-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium painting
the Benedictine monastery in Kremsmünster
Source/Photographer Unknown sourceUnknown source

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  1. https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2021arXiv210802213S/abstract

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Portrait of an unknown man by an unknown artist. Often mistaken for Kepler but is a 19th century copy of an unknown original, allegedly from 1610. It is more likely based on the portrait of Michael Maestlin, Kepler's teacher.

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