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File:Carl Friedrich Gauss.jpg

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artist QS:P170,Q19284307
artist QS:P170,Q4233718,P1877,Q21055
Deutsch: C.F. Gauß (Ausschnitt aus einem Gemälde von Gottlieb Biermann, 1887). Das hier gezeigte Gemälde hat Biermann 1887 in Berlin nach einem von Christian Albrecht Jensen

als Kopie seines Originalgemäldes von Gauß (Göttingen, Juli 1840) angefertigten Duplikat (für J.B. Listing) im Auftrag des preußischen Kultusministeriums angefertigt.

  • Original von Jensen: St. Petersburg (Sternwarte Pulkovo)
  • Kopie von Jensen: Berlin (Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie d. Wissenschaften)
  • Kopie von Biermann: Universität Göttingen (Sternwarte Göttingen).
English: Portrait of the mathematician and philosopher Carl Friedrich Gauss
Français : Karl Friedrich Gauss (mathématicien et philosophe)
Date 1840
date QS:P571,+1840-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil
medium QS:P186,Q296955
Source/Photographer Gauß-Gesellschaft Göttingen e.V. (Foto: A. Wittmann).
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Portrait of the mathematician and philosopher Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855)

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