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Scientist: Fine, Oronce (1494 - 1555)
Discipline(s): Mathematics ; Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.5 x 14.3 cm / Sheet: 22.5 x 19.1 cm
Portrait of Oronce Fine
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Scientist: Fine, Oronce (1494 - 1555)
Discipline(s): Mathematics ; Geography
Print Artist: Louis Boissevin, 17th C. 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 14.5 x 12.3 cm / Sheet: 21.4 x 14.4 cm
Portrait of Oronce Fine
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Scientist: Grynaus, Simon (1493 - 1541)
Discipline(s): Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.5 x 12.5 cm / Sheet: 17.5 x 12.8 cm
Portrait of Simon Grynaus
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Scientist: Jeaurat, Edme-Sébastien (1724 - 1803)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Engineering ; Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11.1 x 9 cm / Sheet: 19.2 x 15.9 cm
Portrait of Edme-Sébastien Jeaurat
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Scientist: Letronne, Antoine-Jean (1787 - 1848)
Discipline(s): Geography
Print Artist: Julien Leopold Boilly, 1796-1874 
Medium: Lithograph 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 15.5 x 17.5 cm / Sheet: 34 x 25 cm
Portrait of Antoine-Jean Letronne
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Scientist: Malte-Brun, Conrad (1775 - 1826)
Discipline(s): Geography
Print Artist: Ramas 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: E. Coppin 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.2 x 12 cm / Sheet: 27 x 15.6 cm
Portrait of Conrad Malte-Brun
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Scientist: Morse, Jedidiah (1761 - 1826)
Discipline(s): Geography
Print Artist: Carl Weber, 1850-1921 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: August Will, 1834-1910 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 15.8 x 11 cm / Sheet: 12.8 x 16.7 cm
Portrait of Jedidiah Morse
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Scientist: Ortelius, Abraham (1527 - 1598)
Discipline(s): Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 3.4 x 2.5 cm / Sheet: 4.4 x 2.5 cm
Portrait of Abraham Ortelius
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Scientist: Ortelius, Abraham (1527 - 1598)
Discipline(s): Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 32.5 x 22.2 cm /
Portrait of Abraham Ortelius
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Scientist: Petty, William (1623 - 1687)
Discipline(s): Economics ; Geography
Original Artist: Johann Baptist Closterman, 1660-1713 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 7.6 x 7.6 cm / Sheet: 14 x 9.1 cm
Portrait of William Petty
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Scientist: Schöner, Johann (1477 - 1547)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 10.2 x 8 cm / Sheet: 15.9 x 9.5 cm
Portrait of Johann Schöner
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Scientist: Strabo (63 BCE - 25 CE)
Discipline(s): Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.4 x 14.7 cm / Sheet: 21 x 17.2 cm
Portrait of Strabo
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Scientist: Vespucci, Amerigo (1451 - 1512)
Discipline(s): Exploration ; Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 16.8 x 13 cm / Sheet: 18.3 x 13 cm
Portrait of Amerigo Vespucci
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Scientist: Vespucci, Amerigo (1451 - 1512)
Discipline(s): Exploration ; Geography
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 7.8 x 10 cm / Sheet: 34.1 x 24.8 cm
Portrait of Amerigo Vespucci
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