The taking of Pestien

The taking of Pestien

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Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: The taking of Pestien, (Whole folio) An archer defends the castle as other archers attack, Bertrand Du Guesclin negotiates with the garrison. Text and initial 'O', with heraldic shield; decorated borders Image taken from Life of Bertrand Du Guesclin. Originally published in France probably Paris; circa 1400.

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Keywords: 15th century, archer, armor, armour, artwork, buckler, castle, complex, french, heraldic, heraldry, historical, history, illustration, life of bertrand du guesclin, military complex, military occupations, personal adornment, shield, soldier, trooper, visual works, written language

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