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First Crusade - Godfrey and the Fall of Jerusalem

lithograph, by Paul Gustave Dore depicts Godfrey and the Fall of Jerusalem at the first Crusade

This lithograph, by Paul Gustave Dore, is from the artist's series of illustrations imagining what it must have been like to witness events from the First Crusade.

Completed in 1877, this work has a caption (translated into English):

Attacked by stones, arrows and flames, Godfrey and his soldiers prevail over the Saracens and enter Jerusalem.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

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