King Edward the Confessor, Earl Harold riding with his knights to Bosham to set sail for France, detail from the Bayeux Tapestry, before 1082
French School, (11th century); French. Medium: wool embroidery on linen. Date: 11th Century. King Edward the Confessor (c.1003-66) Provenance: Musee de la Tapisserie, Bayeux, France. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.