From a manuscript copy of Jean Froissart’s ‘Chronicles’, 15th century.
An illustration of the Battle of Crécy on 26 August 1346 between the ar-mies of Edward III of England (r. 1327-1377) and Philip VI of France (r. 1328-1350). Edward was victorious thanks to his troops’ experience, discipline and use of the longbow.
Project: 6. Under a cloak of terror: violence and armed conflict in Europe.
Scope: Secondary Education, Higher Education
Resource type: Painting
Source: World History Encyclopedia
Owner: Porto group (Modernalia)
Copyright: Public Domain