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Picture of Nicholas of Cusa

English: Nicholas of Cusa
Lietuvių: Nikolajus Kuzietis
Русский: Николай Кузанский
Date circa 1480
Source from a painting by Meister des Marienlebens, located in the hospital at Kues (Germany)
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date/time username edit summary
21:00, 11 November 2006 User:Jossi description added
09:51, 4 August 2005 Oliviosu (Add link to French page)
03:45, 13 December 2004 Michael Ward ({{PD}})
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