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IMAGE number
XOS3086725
Title
Bringing Home the Body of King Carl XII of Sweden, 1884 (oil on canvas)
Artist
Cederstrom, Gustaf Olaf (1845-1933) / Swedish
Location
National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
Medium
oil on canvas
Date
1884 AD (C19th AD)
Dimensions
265x371 cms
Description
King Carl XII of Sweden (1682-1718) was killed at the siege of Fredrikshald (now Halden) in an attempt to take the fortress of Fredriksten during the invasion of Norway.
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
flag / soldier / flag / absolute monarch / great northern war / stretcher / army / royal / sweden / scandinavia / swedish / carolus rex / scandinavian / corpse / mourners / winter / procession / snow / soldiers / charles / karl / battle / Painting / Mzpainting
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