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'Lewis VII., King of France, Before Becket's Tomb', (mid 19th century). Creator: J Rogers.

'Lewis VII., King of France, Before Becket's Tomb', (mid 19th century).  Creator: J Rogers.

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'Lewis VII., King of France, Before Becket's Tomb', (mid 19th century). King Louis VII of France (1120-1180) kneeling in prayer at the tomb of St Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral. He is wearing an ermine-trimmed cloak decorated with fleurs-de-lis, his crown on the ground beside him. Becket was murdered in the cathedral in 1170. Engraving after a painting made c1800. [John Tallis & Company, London & New York]


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580030052
  1. 2-705-235
  1. 2705235

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 2538x3416
File Size : 25400kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. J Rogers, attributed to: : Artist, engraver
After
  1. Maria Louisa Catherine Cecilia Cosway: British: artist, painter, etcher, illustrator
Subject
  1. King Louis VII of France: French: King
People Related
  1. John Tallis & Company: British: Publishers, publishing company
  2. St Thomas Becket: Norman, English: Archbishop, saint, martyr, chancellor of England
Medium
  1. Engraving
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- England
  5. ------------ Kent
  6. --------------- Canterbury
  1. 51 16 00 N , 001 05 00 E

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