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A depiction of the imprisonment of Charles, Duke of Orléans, in the Tower of London from a 15th-century manuscript. The White Tower is visible, St Thomas' Tower (also known as Traitor's Gate) is in front of it, and in the foreground is the River Thames.

Date Late 15th century
Source A manuscript (British Library, MS Royal, 16 folio 73) of poems by Charles, Duke of Orléans (1391–1465) [1]. The original manuscript is held by the British Library. A copy of the image is available on plate 1 of Parnell, Geoffrey (1993), The Tower of London, Batsford, ISBN 978-0713468649.
Author Author of poems is Charles, Duke of Orléans, illustrated is unknown
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current00:23, 26 January 2015Thumbnail for version as of 00:23, 26 January 2015876 × 992 (1.2 MB)Materialscientistcontrast
14:47, 21 July 2010Thumbnail for version as of 14:47, 21 July 2010876 × 992 (1.16 MB)Nev1cropped image for balance
14:44, 21 July 2010Thumbnail for version as of 14:44, 21 July 2010947 × 1,058 (1.33 MB)Nev1higher resolution version
10:27, 10 July 2005Thumbnail for version as of 10:27, 10 July 2005253 × 296 (24 KB)Sebbtower of london -- from manuscript (British Library, MS Royal, 16 folio 73) of poems by charles, duke of orleans (1391-1465); commemorating his imprisonment there {{PD-art}}

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