Trademark Global 'Map of Britain in 593' Canvas Art - 14
Shop Trademark Global 'Map of Britain in 593' Canvas Art - 14 x 19 online at Macys.com. This ready to hang, gallery-wrapped art piece features a map of Britain. Gallery-wrap is a method of wrapping an artist's canvas around a hidden, wooden frame allowing for a frameless presentation.
England in 1066
The death of Edward the Confessor in January 1066 began a complicated dispute over the succession to the English throne. Harold Godwinson, a powerful noble, became king in the absence of a viable successor amongst Edward’s broader bloodline. Meanwhile, the duke of Normandy William the Conqueror, claimed that Edward had pledged the throne to him and that Harold had promised to support his claim whilst being held captive in Normandy in 1064. Harold’s exiled brother, Tostig, conducted a series…