Nicholas Copernicus.Engraved for the Select Portrait Gallery in the Guide to Knowledge.
Engraving with large margins. Plate 215 x 140mm. 8½ x 5½". Uncut.
Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543) was a Renaissance astronomer and the first to formulate a comprehensive heliocentric cosmology. Here holding papers over table on which are his Jagiellonian globe & instruments.
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[Ref: 28728] £95.00