Monday, February 10, 2014

Battle of Marignano, Switzerland and eternal neutrality

Francis I Orders His Troops to Stop
Pursuing the Swiss, a Romantic 19th
century work by 
century work by Alexandre-Évariste
Fragonard(Galerie des Batailles, Palace of Versailles)
September 13 and 15, 1515 , a Battle took a place in what called today Melegnano (Milan, Italy), Between France and
Old Swiss Confederacy, as a result Old Swiss Confederacy  Lost the game  and swore eternal 
neutrality.