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Painting: Astronomer by Candlelight

An astronomer studies by candlelight in this Dutch painting from the late 1650s by artist Gerrit Dou. Gerrit Dou (Dutch, 1613-1675) Astronomer by Candlelight, late 1650s, oil on panel Unframed: 32 x 21.2 cm (12 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.) Framed: 45.9 x 34.4 x 5.4 cm (18 1/16 x 13 9/16 x 2 1/8 in.) The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los AngelesThe J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles