First Crusaders See Jerusalem - June, 1099

Illustration by Gustave Dore called First Crusaders See Jerusalem in June, 1099

Among all the works which Gustave Dore illustrated is a series of 100 drawings about the Crusades.  They are included in Story of the Crusades, by James P. Boyd.

This illustration - image 25 (at page 106 of the 1892 edition) - is entitled:

Enthusiasm at Sight of Jerusalem.

The First Crusaders reached Jerusalem, after a difficult journey, in early June of 1099.

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