King Harold II (Harold Godwineson) (1022?-1066), Reigned 1066
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Harold reigned following the death of his brother-in- law Edward 'the confessor'. He was defeated at the battle of Hastings in 1066 which marked the end of Anglo-saxon rule.
by J.G. Wooding, after Hamilton
line engraving, circa 1788-1790
Royalty, Rulers and Aristocracy