Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth, 22nd August 1485 by Mark Churms. (P)
The decisive battle of the War of the Roses was fought near Market Bosworth. Richard of Gloucester, the last Plantagenate King of England was to try consequences with Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond. The bloody conflict began in the traditional manner with the opposing armies drawn up in line. facing one another, except for the forces of Thomas Neville, Lord Stanley, as yeyt uncommitted to either side. King Richard, the Third of that name, is seated astride his grey charger in his fine blued harness. He is accompanied by his personal standard and the royal standard, alongside that of Lord Zouch to his right. His herald, trumpet are at his side. To his left Richards Chamberlain and Admiral, Viscount Lord Lovel, sits ready, astride his mount. To the rear we see the rest of the household and choice force of cavalry, kept out of shot to avoid unnecessary casualties amongst the expensive war horses. After the opening deadly arrow storm, boys hurriedly collect fallen arrows for Richards men t.........
|Item Code : DHM0255P||Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth, 22nd August 1485 by Mark Churms. (P) - Editions Available|
| Original painting by Mark Churms. |
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|Image size 50 inches x 38 inches (127cm x 97cm)||Artist : Mark Churms||Half|
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