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Galileo Galilei

(1564–1642) Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti de’ Galilei Works: • Discourse on Floating Bodies (English) • The Sidereal Messenger of Galileo Galilei (English) Galileo in Art: Sustermans, Justus (1597-1681) Ritratto di Galileo Galilei 1635 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze   Born February…

René Descartes

(1596–1650) Renatus Cartesius Works: • A Discourse of a Method for the Well Guiding of Reason and the Discovery of Truth in the Sciences (English) • Betrachtungen über die Grundlagen der Philosophie (German) • Discours de la méthode (French) •…

Jean-Paul Marat

(1743–1793) Works: • Les aventures du jeune Comte Potowski, Vol. 1 (French) • Les aventures du jeune Comte Potowski, Vol. 2 (French) • Reprint of Two Tracts (English) Marat in Art: David, Jacques-Louis (1748-1825) Marat Assassiné 1793 Musées Royaux des…

Leonardo da Vinci

(1452–1519) Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci The artist’s works: Battesimo di Cristo c.1470–1475 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Annunciazione c.1472 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Ginevra de’ Benci c.1474 National Gallery of Art, Washington Madonna Benois 1478 Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg Adorazione…

Scientists

• Descartes, René (1596-1650) • Galilei, Galileo (1564-1642) • Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) • Marat, Jean-Paul (1743-1793)