French School, (16th century); French. Medium: woodcut. Date: 1514. Battle of Auray took place on September 29th 1364 and was the decisive confrontation of The Breton War of Succession; John de Montford (1339-99) defeated Charles de Blois (1319-64) to become Duke of Brittany; Blois died in the battle; Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.