Featured Vicente Carducho Print
Victory at Fleurus in 1622 (oil on canvas)
3247714 Victory at Fleurus in 1622 (oil on canvas) by Carducho, Vicente (1571/76-1638); 297x365 cm; Prado, Madrid, Spain; (add.info.: Battle fought at Fleurus, near Brussels, on August 29, 1622 when the troops of the Catholic League, commanded by General Don Gonzalo Fernandez de Cordoba, beat those of the Protestant Union, under the command of Count Ernest of Mansfeld and Prince Christian of Brunswick.
Part of the Thirty Years war, at the end of the Eighty years war, an armed revolt under the leadership of Protestant William of Orange when the Dutch struggled to gain independence from Spanish rule under the Catholic Philip II.); Italian, out of copyright
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