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Sword Pommel with the Arms of Pierre de Dreux (ca. 1190–1250), Duke of Brittany and Earl of Richmond

Sword Pommel with the Arms of Pierre de Dreux (ca. 1190–1250), Duke of...

This sword pommel is decorated with the arms of Pierre de Dreux, Duke of Brittany, who was captured during the Seventh Crusade at the Battle of al-Mansurah in Egypt on February 8, 1250. He was later ransomed an... more

From Cnut to Richard I, Duke of Normandy from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 4

From Cnut to Richard I, Duke of Normandy from BL Royal 14 B V, Membran...

Fragment of the roll with the genealogical line of Cnut, roundels of Edward the Confessor and Harold Godwinson, and the line of the Normam ancestors of William the Conqueror: Rollo, William and Richard I the Fe... more

From Richard I, Duke of Normandy to Henry II from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 5

From Richard I, Duke of Normandy to Henry II from BL Royal 14 B V, Mem...

Detail from the roll of the descendants of Richard I the Fearless, Duke of Normandy, to Henry II and his descendants. Image taken from Membrane 5 of Genealogical chronicle of the English Kings. Written in French.

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 266v

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 266v

Detail of a miniature of Duke William the Bastard defeating the French, and Duke William sending a herald to Henry I of France. Image taken from f. 266v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke Richard of Normandy from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 255v

Duke Richard of Normandy from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 255v

Miniature of Duke Richard of Normandy giving presents to his knights. Image taken from f. 255v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William  the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 250v

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 250v

Detail of a miniature of Duke William refusing the monks' charity, Duke William being attacked by a boar, and then accepting the monks' gift, and Duke William restoring Jumieges. Image taken from f. 250v of Chr... more

Duke William  the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 249

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 249

Miniature of Duke William defeating a mutiny in camp. Image taken from f. 249 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William  the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 251v

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 251v

Miniature of the murder of Duke William. Image taken from f. 251v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 266v

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 266v

Miniature of Duke William the Bastard defeating the French, and Duke William sending a herald to Henry. Image taken from f. 266v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Deathbed of Duke Richard of Normandy from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 259v

Deathbed of Duke Richard of Normandy from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 259v

Miniature of the deathbed of Duke Richard of Normandy. Image taken from f. 259v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Death-bed of Duke Richard of Normandy from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 259v

Death-bed of Duke Richard of Normandy from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 259v

Detail of a miniature of the death-bed of Duke Richard of Normandy. Image taken from f. 259v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Illness of the Duke of Normandy from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 78v

Illness of the Duke of Normandy from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 78v

Detail of a miniature of the illness of John, the Duke of Normandy, with doctors at his bedside. Image taken from f. 78v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Duke of Brittany's deathbed from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 89v

Duke of Brittany's deathbed from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 89v

Detail of an unfinished miniature of mourners at the deatbed of John, Duke of Brittany. Image taken from f. 89v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Duke of Anjou from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 187

Duke of Anjou from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 187

Detail of a miniature of the Duke of Anjou leading Pope Gregory XI to the palace at Avignon, while cardinals follow. Image taken from f. 187 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Duke of Anjou from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 213

Duke of Anjou from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 213

Detail of a miniature of the Duke of Anjou and a cardinal riding into Montpellier. Image taken from f. 213 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Duke of True Love hunting from BL Harley 4431, f. 144

Duke of True Love hunting from BL Harley 4431, f. 144

Detail of a miniature of the Duke of True Love hunting with dogs and mounted companions, in 'Le Duc des vrais amants'. Image taken from f. 144 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including... more

Duke of True Love from BL Harley 4431, f. 143

Duke of True Love from BL Harley 4431, f. 143

Miniature of the Duke of True Love and his lady, in 'Le Duc des vrais amants'. Image taken from f. 143 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including 'Cent balades' (ff. 4-21), 'Le Débat du... more

Duke of True Love and companions from BL Harley 4431, f. 145

Duke of True Love and companions from BL Harley 4431, f. 145

Miniature of the Duke of True Love and his companions entertaining ladies in a garden, in 'Le Duc des vrais amants'. Image taken from f. 145 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including '... more

Duke of True Love from BL Harley 4431, f. 143

Duke of True Love from BL Harley 4431, f. 143

Detail of a miniature of the Duke of True Love and his lady, in 'Le Duc des vrais amants'. Image taken from f. 143 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including 'Cent balades' (ff. 4-21), ... more

Duke of True Love hunting from BL Harley 4431, f. 144

Duke of True Love hunting from BL Harley 4431, f. 144

Miniature of the Duke of True Love hunting with dogs and mounted companions, in 'Le Duc des vrais amants'. Image taken from f. 144 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including 'Cent balad... more

Francesco Sforza (1401–1466), Fourth Duke of Milan (r. 1450–66)

Francesco Sforza (1401–1466), Fourth Duke of Milan (r. 1450–66)

The roundel probably belonged to the retrospective series of portraits of Milanese rulers.

Duke of True Love and companions from BL Harley 4431, f. 145

Duke of True Love and companions from BL Harley 4431, f. 145

Detail of a miniature of the Duke of True Love and his companions entertaining ladies in a garden, in 'Le Duc des vrais amants'. Image taken from f. 145 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'),... more

Duke of Burgundy asking for Sidoine in marriage from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 218v

Duke of Burgundy asking for Sidoine in marriage from BL Royal 15 E VI,...

Miniature of the Duke of Burgundy asking for Sidoine in marriage. Image taken from f. 218v of Poems and Romances (the 'Talbot Shrewsbury book'). Written in French.

Joust between Ponthus and the Duke of Burgundy from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 220v

Joust between Ponthus and the Duke of Burgundy from BL Royal 15 E VI, ...

Detail of a miniature of a joust between Ponthus and the Duke of Burgundy. Image taken from f. 220v of Poems and Romances (the 'Talbot Shrewsbury book'). Written in French.

Joust between Ponthus and the Duke of Burgundy from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 220v

Joust between Ponthus and the Duke of Burgundy from BL Royal 15 E VI, ...

Miniature of a joust between Ponthus and the Duke of Burgundy. Image taken from f. 220v of Poems and Romances (the 'Talbot Shrewsbury book'). Written in French.

Duke of Burgundy asking for Sidoine in marriage from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 218v

Duke of Burgundy asking for Sidoine in marriage from BL Royal 15 E VI,...

Detail of a miniature of the Duke of Burgundy asking for Sidoine in marriage. Image taken from f. 218v of Poems and Romances (the 'Talbot Shrewsbury book'). Written in French.

Jean d'Anjou, Duke of Calabria and Lorraine (1427–1470)

Jean d'Anjou, Duke of Calabria and Lorraine (1427–1470)

The Dalmatian-born sculptor Laurana made this medal at the court of Naples. Medalist: Francesco Laurana (Italian (born Croatia), Zadar (Vrana) ca. 1420–ca. 1502 Marseilles)

Duke Albert from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 169v

Duke Albert from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 169v

Miniature of the audience of the Master of the Staple with duke Albert, with a partial border containing a lozenge bearing a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 31 of book 3. Image taken ... more

Duke of Brittany from BL Harley 4379, f. 135v

Duke of Brittany from BL Harley 4379, f. 135v

Detail of a miniature of a meeting between the king of France and the Duke of Brittany at Tours. Image taken from f. 135v of Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart'). Written in French.

Duke Albert from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 169v

Duke Albert from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 169v

Detail of a miniature of the audience of the Master of the Staple with duke Albert, at the beginning of chapter 31 of book 3. Image taken from f. 169v of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written in French.

Borso d'Este, First Duke of Ferrara

Borso d'Este, First Duke of Ferrara

Borso d'Este was created duke of Ferrara in 1471 by the pope. He also was duke of Modena and Reggio, created by Emperor Frederick III. Medalist: Petrecino of Florence (active second half 15th century)

Federigo da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino

Federigo da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino

The Mantuan-born artist Sperandio was active throughout northern Italy. This medal is a late aftercast of an example that was probably modeled immediately after Federico's death. Medalist: Savelli Sperandio (It... more

Alfonso of Aragon, Duke of Calabria (1448–1495)

Alfonso of Aragon, Duke of Calabria (1448–1495)

Medalist: Andrea Guazzalotti (Italian, 1435–1495)

Sforza, Lodovico

Sforza, Lodovico

Radierer: unbekannter Künstler Datierung: 1494 / 1600

Philipp of Pfalz-Neuburg, Count Palatine, Duke of Bavaria, 1503-1548

Philipp of Pfalz-Neuburg, Count Palatine, Duke of Bavaria, 1503-1548

After an original by Hans Daucher (German, ca. 1485–1538)

Medal of Duke Philibert II of Savoy (1480–1504) and Margaret of Austria (1480–1530)

Medal of Duke Philibert II of Savoy (1480–1504) and Margaret of Austri...

The medal was made by the goldsmith Jean Marende. Made in Bourg-en-Bresse, France

Alfonso II d'Este (1533–1597), Duke of Ferrara

Alfonso II d'Este (1533–1597), Duke of Ferrara

Italian (Ferrarese) Painter (late 16th century) Ferrara

Johans Friedrich, Duke of Saxony (1503–1554)

Johans Friedrich, Duke of Saxony (1503–1554)

Possibly after an original by Peter Flötner (German, Thurgau 1485–1546 Nuremberg)

Alfonso I d'Este (1476–1534), Duke of Ferrara

Alfonso I d'Este (1476–1534), Duke of Ferrara

Italian (Ferrarese) Painter (second quarter 16th century) Ferrara

Lorenzo I de Medici
Francis, Duke of Valois, later Francis I

Francis, Duke of Valois, later Francis I

The flaming salamander on the reverse is the earliest known use of this device of François I.

August, Kurfürst von Sachsen

August, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Verleger: Krafft, Johann (1510)

Friedrich III. der Weise, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Friedrich III. der Weise, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Maler: Cranach, Lucas (der Ältere) Radierer: Cranach, Lucas (der Ältere) Datierung: 1510 / 1553

August, Kurfürst von Sachsen

August, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Verleger: Krafft, Johann (1510)

Friedrich III. der Weise, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Friedrich III. der Weise, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Stecher: Dürer, Albrecht Entwerfer: Dürer, Albrecht

Johann, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Johann, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Formschneider: Cranach, Lucas (der Ältere)

Wilhelm, Herzog von Jülich-Kleve-Berg

Wilhelm, Herzog von Jülich-Kleve-Berg

Verleger: Cock, Hieronymus Stecher: Heyden, Pieter van der (1530) Verlagsort: Antwerpen

Emanuel Philibert, Herzog von Savoyen

Emanuel Philibert, Herzog von Savoyen

Verleger: Cock, Hieronymus Stecher: Heyden, Pieter van der (1530) Verlagsort: Antwerpen

Johann (1498–1537), Duke of Saxony

Johann (1498–1537), Duke of Saxony

In 1505 Lucas Cranach the Elder was appointed court painter to the Electors of Saxony at Wittenberg, serving successively Friedrich III, the Wise, Johann I, the Constant, and Johann Friedrich I, the Magnanimous... more

Life of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux: Saint Bernard mediates a dispute between Bishop Stephan von Bar and Duke Matthew von Lothringen in Metz (one of two)

Life of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux: Saint Bernard mediates a dispute b...

From a set of twenty-two windows, each with six scenes devoted to the Life of Saint Bernard, made for the glazed cloister at Altenberg, near Cologne.Saint Bernard and companion stand in white habits, surrounded... more

Georg, Herzog von Sachsen

Georg, Herzog von Sachsen

Stecher: Monogrammist C D (1535)

Study of a Bearded Man Wearing the Helmet of Guidobaldo II della Rovere, Duke of Urbino
Rohan, 1. Duc de Rohan, Prince de Léon, Henri de

Rohan, 1. Duc de Rohan, Prince de Léon, Henri de

Radierer: Meyer, Rudolf faktischer Entstehungsort: Zürich

Portrait medal of George the Bearded (duke of Saxony) (obverse); coat of arms (reverse)

Portrait medal of George the Bearded (duke of Saxony) (obverse); coat ...

George the Bearded, Duke of Saxony, was one of the more enlightened German princes in the early years of the Reformation. Known as an outstanding ruler, high-minded and deeply concerned for his subjects, he mai... more

Giovanni de Medici

Giovanni de Medici

Stecher: Vico, Enea Verleger: Lafreri, Antonio Datierung: 1538 / 1577 Verlagsort: Rom

Giovanni de Medici

Giovanni de Medici

Stecher: Vico, Enea Verleger: Lafreri, Antonio Datierung: 1538 / 1577 Verlagsort: Rom

Cosimo I de' Medici (1519–1574), Duke of Florence

Cosimo I de' Medici (1519–1574), Duke of Florence

In 1534, in rivalry with Michelangelo, Baccio Bandinelli carved the colossal Hercules and Cacus, a marble group that confronted the older sculptor’s famous David (finished in 1504) on the Piazza della Signoria ... more

Box For Crossbow Bolts (Bolzenkasten), Probably Made for William IV, Duke of Bavaria (r. 1508–50)

Box For Crossbow Bolts (Bolzenkasten), Probably Made for William IV, D...

The lid is inlaid on its outside with scenes from the medieval story of Virgil the Sorcerer, intended as a humorous warning against the "wiles of women." Corresponding inlay on the inside shows a Fountain of Yo... more

Wilhelm V. Duke of Julich, Cleve and Berg

Wilhelm V. Duke of Julich, Cleve and Berg

Heinrich Aldegrever (German, Paderborn ca. 1502–1555/1561 Soest)

Johann Friedrich I., Kurfürst von Sachsen
Alfons I. d' Este, Herzog von Modena und Ferrara

Alfons I. d' Este, Herzog von Modena und Ferrara

Stecher: Nelli, Niccolò Datierung: 1545 / 1575

Edward VI (1537–1553), When Duke of Cornwall

Edward VI (1537–1553), When Duke of Cornwall

Edward, the sole legitimate son of Henry VIII, was born on October 12, 1537 and crowned Edward VI in 1547. This portrait shows the future king at age six, when he was still the Duke of Cornwall. It was subseque... more

Ottavio Farnese (1524–1586), Duke of Parma and Piacenza

Ottavio Farnese (1524–1586), Duke of Parma and Piacenza

Possibly by Pastorino di Giovan Michele de'Pastorini (1508–1592)

Johann Friedrich I., Kurfürst von Sachsen

Johann Friedrich I., Kurfürst von Sachsen

Stecher: Cranach, Lucas (der Jüngere)

Horse Armor Made for Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Coburg (1521–1553)

Horse Armor Made for Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Coburg (1521–1553)

Kunz Lochner was one of the few Nuremberg armorers of the mid-sixteenth century to achieve an international reputation. His patrons included the Holy Roman Emperor, the dukes of Saxony, and the king of Poland. ... more

Heinrich V. der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen

Heinrich V. der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen

unbekannter Künstler Datierung: 1551 / 1750

Albrecht V., Herzog von Bayern

Albrecht V., Herzog von Bayern

Stecher: Wandereisen, Hans Drucker: Adam, Hans (1535) Datierung: 1551 / 1560 Druckort: Nürnberg

Friedrich I. der Streitbare, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Friedrich I. der Streitbare, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Radierer: Jenichen, Balthasar Datierung: 1551 / 1600

Heinrich V. der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen

Heinrich V. der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen

unbekannter Künstler Datierung: 1551 / 1750

Moritz, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Moritz, Kurfürst von Sachsen

Radierer: Jenichen, Balthasar Datierung: 1551 / 1600