(b. ca. 1485, Ulm, d. ca. 1538, Stuttgart)

Charles V on Horseback

Stone relief, 19 x 13 cm
Tiroler Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck

Charles V is known to have been an excellent horseman man, and he was represented as a knight errant on horseback as early as 1522, in a relief by the Augsburg sculptor Hans Daucher.

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