Mikołaj Kopernik

Fischer 1867-1869 | Michel 2014-2016 | Scott 1745-1747 | Year of issue 1970 | People's Republic of Poland

The life and activities of Mikołaj Kopernik (Copernicus) commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Mikołaj Kopernik in 1473.

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1868
1869

Bologna
miniature of Mikołaj Kopernik
by Marcello Bacciarelli

Padua
miniature of Mikołaj Kopernik
by Vincent de Lesseur

Ferrara
copper engraving of Mikołaj Kopernik
by Nora Zinck

Glossary

Mikołaj Kopernik went to Italy where he studied law and medicine at the universities of Bologna (1696-1501) and Padua (1501-1503). He also studied canon and civil law at Ferrara (in 1503).

Relevant pages

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Resources

Mikołaj Kopernik (Copernicus)
Bologna
Padua
Ferrara
Portrait miniature
Engraving
Copper
Marcello Bacciarelli (artyzm.com)