Template:Las Meninas, by Diego Velázquez, from Prado in Google Earth

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Diego Velázquez (1599–1660) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q297
Diego Velázquez
Alternative names Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez

Spanish painter

Date of birth/death 7 August 1660
Location of birth/death Seville Madrid
Work location Madrid, Seville, Italy
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Title Spanish: Las Meninas
The Maids of Honour
Date between 1656 and 1657
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 318 × 276 cm (125.2 × 108.7 in)
(Inventory)Prado Museum Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q160112
Native name Museo Nacional del Prado
Location Madrid
Coordinates 40° 24′ 49″ N, 3° 41′ 32″ W Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Website museodelprado.es
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Source/Photographer The Prado in Google Earth: Home - 7th level of zoom, JPEG compression quality: Photoshop 8.
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