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Vincent van Gogh: The Starry Night  wikidata:Q45585 reasonator:Q45585
Vincent van Gogh  (1853–1890)  wikidata:Q5582 s:en:Author:Vincent van Gogh q:en:Vincent van Gogh
Vincent van Gogh
Alternative names
Vincent Willem van Gogh
Description Dutch painter, drawer and printmaker
Date of birth/death 30 March 1853 Edit this at Wikidata 29 July 1890 Edit this at Wikidata
Location of birth/death Zundert Auvers-sur-Oise
Work period between circa 1880 and circa July 1890
date QS:P,+1850-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1880-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1890-07-00T00:00:00Z/10,P1480,Q5727902
Work location
Netherlands (Etten, The Hague, Nuenen, …, before 1886
date QS:P,+1886-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1886-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Paris (1886–1887), Arles (1888–1889),
Saint-Rémy-de-Provence (1889–1890), Auvers-sur-Oise (1890)
Authority file
artist QS:P170,Q5582
image of artwork listed in title parameter on this page
title QS:P1476,en:"The Starry Night"
label QS:Len,"The Starry Night"
label QS:Les,"La noche estrellada"
label QS:Lbg,"Звездна нощ"
label QS:Lsv,"De sterrennacht"
label QS:Leo,"Stela nokto"
label QS:Lfr,"La Nuit étoilée"
label QS:Lhr,"Zvjezdana noć"
label QS:Laf,"Die Sterrenag"
label QS:Lbr,"An Noz stergannek"
label QS:Leu,"Gau izartsua"
label QS:Lca,"La nit estelada"
label QS:Lfa,"شب پر ستاره"
label QS:Lzh,"星夜"
label QS:Lja,"星月夜"
label QS:Lhe,"ליל כוכבים"
label QS:Lfi,"Tähtikirkas yö"
label QS:Lit,"Notte stellata"
label QS:Lbe-tarask,"Зорная ноч"
label QS:Lpt,"A Noite Estrelada"
label QS:Lpl,"Gwiaździsta noc"
label QS:Lnl,"De sterrennacht"
label QS:Lde,"Sternennacht"
label QS:Lro,"Noapte înstelată"
label QS:Lko,"별이 빛나는 밤"
label QS:Let,"Tähistaevas"
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre landscape art Edit this at Wikidata
Date 1889
date QS:P571,+1889-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q12321255,P518,Q861259
Dimensions height: 73 cm (28.7 in); width: 92 cm (36.2 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,73U174728
dimensions QS:P2049,92U174728
institution QS:P195,Q188740
Accession number
Place of creation Saint-Rémy-de-Provence Edit this at Wikidata

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The Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh, scanned by the Google Art Project

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current03:59, 1 November 2012Thumbnail for version as of 03:59, 1 November 201230,000 × 23,756 (205.1 MB)DcoetzeeUser created page with UploadWizard
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20:11, 3 February 2011Thumbnail for version as of 20:11, 3 February 201111,142 × 8,823 (67.21 MB)Dcoetzee{{Information |Description={{cs|''Hvězdná noc'' Olej na plátně 73 × 92 cm}} {{en|''The Starry Night'' Oil on canvas 73 × 92 cm, 28¾ × 36¼ in.}} {{fr|La ''Nuit étoilée''. Huile

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