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IMAGE number
CHT223715
Title
The Copernican System, from 'Description de l'Univers' by Alain Manesson Mallet (1630-1706) 1683 (engraving) (b/w photo)
Artist
French School, (17th century) / French
Description
idea that planets move around the sun in orbits with the sun as the centre;
Location
Bibliotheque des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, France
Medium
gravure
Date
1683 (C17th)
Credit
© Archives Charmet / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • 1473-1543
  • astronomical
  • astronomy
  • movement
  • nicolas copernic
  • nicolaus copernicus
  • planet
  • planetary
  • polish astronomer
  • science
  • solar
  • universe

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