Charles the Bald - Charles the Bald[1] (13 June 823 – 6 October 877), Holy Roman Emperor (875–877, as Charles II) and King of West Francia (840–877, as Charles II, with the borders of his land defined by the Treaty of Verdun, 843), was the youngest son of the Emperor Louis the Pious by his second wife Judith.

Charles the Bald - Charles the Bald[1] (13 June 823 – 6 October 877), Holy Roman Emperor (875–877, as Charles II) and King of West Francia (840–877, as Charles II, with the borders of his land defined by the Treaty of Verdun, 843), was the youngest son of the Emperor Louis the Pious by his second wife Judith.

Apparition of Charles the Bald after his death and burial in Saint Denis.

Apparition of Charles the Bald after his death and burial in Saint Denis.

Codex Aureus of St Emmeram ("Golden Book")

Manuscripts for the Rich & Famous (Super Bling)!

Carolingian Art | of utrecht psalter carolingian psalter of charles the bald carolingian

Carolingian Art | of utrecht psalter carolingian psalter of charles the bald carolingian

First Bible of Charles the Bald(Vivian Bible) Evangelists & Prophets Carolingian ca. 860 CE Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale Ms. Lat. 1, folio 329v

First Bible of Charles the Bald(Vivian Bible) Evangelists & Prophets Carolingian ca. 860 CE Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale Ms. Lat. 1, folio 329v

Charles the Bald King of France 823 - 877, son of Louis the Pious and Judith of Bavaria.Married to Emmentrude of Orleans. Father of Judith of Flanders and Louis II The Stammerer. _____________________________37th GGF

Charles the Bald King of France 823 - 877, son of Louis the Pious and Judith of Bavaria.Married to Emmentrude of Orleans. Father of Judith of Flanders and Louis II The Stammerer. _____________________________37th GGF

Charles the Bald (823-866). Half-brother of Lothair and Louis (born to Louis the Pious' second wife). As a result of the Treaty of Verdun (843), Chas rules West Francia

Charles the Bald (823-866). Half-brother of Lothair and Louis (born to Louis the Pious' second wife). As a result of the Treaty of Verdun (843), Chas rules West Francia

This image of Carolingian Emperor Charles the Bald and his wife was made between 866 and 875.  Note his wife's heavily embroidered veil.

This image of Carolingian Emperor Charles the Bald and his wife was made between 866 and 875. Note his wife's heavily embroidered veil.

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