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Italy
Bologna
Bologna (prov.)

Emilia-Romagna

Piazza Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei

Pisa 1564 - Arcetri 1642
Italian polymath: astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician
(Wikipedia)
Gianni Aricò
2012

Bologna /  Galileo Galilei   Bologna /  Galileo Galilei

Description

Bronze statue of Gallilei observing the sky with a telescope, with a celestial sphere of Murano glass and cement.

Information Sign

GALILEI
"L'Universo"
- bronzo
GIANNI ARICO

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Italy
  • Aricò, Gianni
  • Astronomer
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Globe
  • Man with sphere
  • Polymath
  • Statue
  • Location N 44°29'34" E 11°20'26"

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