Charles VII (1403 –  1461), called the Victorious – “le Victorieux” was a monarch of the House of Valois who ruled as King of France from 1422 to his death.

“Portrait of Charles VII” by Jean Fouquet. Circa 1445-1450.

John Evelyn makes several references to Charles VII in paintings he views during Evelyn’s travels in France.


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  • Wikipedia for text and portait.