A painting depicting the surrender of the Latin ruler Guy de Lusignan to Saladin, the Sultan of Egypt and Syria (r. 1174-1193), after the battle of Hattin in 1187. The loss and subsequent capture of Jerusalem by Saladin would spark off the Third Crusade (1189-1192).
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