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Charles of Orléans in Tower / Illuminated Manuscript, 15th Century
Orléans, Charles, Duke of Angoulême,
3rd Duke of Orleans; general and poet. 1391–1465.

Charles of Orléans in the Tower of London; London Bridge in th. background.

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London through the ages: Medieval London
In a new series of hand-picked selections from the akg-images archive, we admire the beautiful city of London through the ages.

This month we take a look at medieval London, from the end of Roman rule in the 4th century to the accession of Queen Elizabeth I in the 16th century.

Come explore with us this fascinating city!