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IMAGE number
NGE374464
Title
Copernicus (colour litho)
Artist
Huens, Jean-Leon (1921-82) / Belgian
Description
Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543), first astronomer to formulate a comprehensive heliocentric cosmology which displaced earth as the centre of the universe;
Medium
lithographie couleur
Date
(C20th)
Credit
National Geographic Image Collection / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • calculations
  • compass
  • full length
  • interior
  • investigation
  • male
  • mathematical objects
  • mathematics
  • physicist
  • physics
  • portrait
  • reading
  • scientific
  • scientist
  • seated
  • study

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