Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Néville-sur-Mer
Manche

Basse-Normandie

Place Jean-Baptiste Michel Pontus  
(église de St. Martin et de la Sainte-Trinité)

Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher

Joan of Arc on the Stake

Saint Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc), The Maid of Orléans (ca. 1412 - 1431)
national heroine of France, beatified in 1909 and canonized in 1920. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1920s

Néville-sur-Mer /  Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher   Néville-sur-Mer /  Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher

Description

Stained glass window showing Joan of Arc on the stake.

Annotation

The window was a donation of mr. and mrs. Pontus in remembrance of their two sons who died in World War I. The portraits of the two sons are at the bottom of the window.

Néville-sur-Mer - Jeanne d'Arc au būcher

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

Néville-sur-Mer - Jeanne d'Arc au būcher

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 49°41'32" W 1°20'20"

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