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King Cnut Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 22 pictures in our King Cnut collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


King Canute the Dane, 1732. Creator: George Vertue Featured Print

King Canute the Dane, 1732. Creator: George Vertue

King Canutethe Dane, 1732. Portrait of Cnut the Great in an oval frame surmounted by a coat of arms, with runes, flaming torches, swords, arrows and coins. Below is a vignette illustrating Cnut sitting in his throne as the tide comes in. He supposedly demonstrated to flattering courtiers that being a mere human, the sea would not obey him, and God alone can command the tides. Cnut (c995-1035), also known as Canute, King of Denmark, England and Norway

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