Oronce Finé

Oronce Finé

Oronce Fine (or Finé; in Latin, Orontius Finnaeus or Finaeus; Italian: Oronzio Fineo) (20 December 1494 - 8 August 1555) was a French mathematician and cartographer.

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Oronce Finé - Death and Legacy
... Jean Clouet is said to have painted a portrait of Fine in 1530, when Fine was 36 ... With the original painting lost, the rendering is now known only through prints derived from the original image ...
The Dieppe Maps As Evidence of French Territorial Aspirations - Dependence of The Dieppe School On The Cosmography of Oronce Fine and Johannes Schoener
... incorporated into their world maps the cosmographic concepts of Oronce Fine, the first Professor of Mathematics at the Collège Royal in Paris (now the Collège de France) ... continent ? From the bicordiform mappemonde of Oronce Fine (1531), which he in turn had borrowed, according to Gallois, from Schoener...Most of the Norman cartographers, and ... the globes of Schoener and the maps of Oronce Fine” ...