Medieval Source: Pre 1600
Malory, Thomas. Le Morte D 'Arthur: King Arthur and the Legends of the Round Table. N.p. 1845. Print.
This source goes into much more detail about the Arthurian Legend, which means that it does not really leave anything out. It tells the whole Arthurian Legend including people beside King Arthur that were not directly related to the main story of King Arthur. Th...
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...tion is an important part in the Arthurian Legend. This is when the news that Sir Lancelot has been having an affair with Queen Guinevere. Neither are killed in this battle and King Arthur goes on to forgive Sir Lancelot for his adultery. The painting also points out how overly extravagant the knights dressed during this time.
Additional Source: Visual Image
Johnson, Howard David. The Lady in the Lake. 2015. Howard David Johnson Illustrations. Web. 09 November 2015.
This painting is an illustration of when King Arthur received the sword, Excalibur, from the Lady of the Lake. The painting also helps show the magical side of the Arthurian legend, it illustrates that by having spirits in the background and a lady living in a lake with a giant snake. The sword she gives King Arthur has the magical power of blinding the enemy and keep the wielder alive from blood loss.
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