The Field of the Cloth of Gold

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by British School
published on 08 April 2020

An oil painting dating to c. 1545 CE illustrating the 'Field of the Cloth of Gold', a magnificent pageant held near Calais in June 1520 CE as a show of friendship between Henry VIII of England (r. 1509-1547 CE) and Francis I of France (r. 1515-1547 CE). (Royal Collection)

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