Details
Image number
BL3038
Title
Royal Ms 16 F II, f.73: Tower of London and shipping, with Charles, Duke of Orleans seated in the Tower writing, from Poems of Charles Duke of Orleans, c.1500 (vellum)
Artist
English School, (16th century) / English
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
vellum
Date
(C16th)
Dimensions
36.5x27 cms
Description
Charles d'Orleans (1391-1465) captured at Agincourt by Henry V at the age of 21; Charles spent 25 years as a prisoner, first in the Tower, then in various homes and castles in England. French duke; at 46 he was released and returned to France to marry and father the future King Louis XII
Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
ship / castle / boat / floral / coat of arms / trade / manuscript / prison / medieval / london bridge / illustrated / captivity / imprisoned / border / thames / duc d'orleans
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 5831 × 7758 px 494 × 657 mm 10 MB
Medium 770 × 1024 px 65 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 451 × 600 px 38 × 51 mm 1 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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