Coronation of Charlemagne

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Illustration

Michael Griffith
by Friedrich Kaulbach
published on 18 April 2021
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The Coronation of Charlemagne, 1861 CE, by Friedrich Kaulbach (1822-1903 CE). The painting depicts the crowning of Charlemange (742-814 CE) as Holy Roman Emperor by Pope Leo III (r. 795-816 CE) on 25 December 800 CE.

From the collection of the Maximilianeum in Munich, Germany.

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Kaulbach, F. (2021, April 18). Coronation of Charlemagne. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13841/coronation-of-charlemagne/

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Kaulbach, Friedrich. "Coronation of Charlemagne." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 18, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13841/coronation-of-charlemagne/.

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