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France
Mehun-sur-Yèvre
Cher

Centre

Place du General Leclerc  
(Église Notre Dame)

Jeanne d'Arc en prière

Joan of Arc Praying

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)
François Brochet
1955

Mehun-sur-Yèvre /  Jeanne d'Arc en prière   Mehun-sur-Yèvre /  Jeanne d'Arc en prière

Description

Wooden statue.

Inscription(s)

Signed: B55

Other Jeanne d'Arch Memorabilia in this church

Large painting of Jeanne d'Arc kneeling for a statue of Saint Mary with the castle of Mehun in the background, signed Grandin 1886


A modern stained glass window, signed: Bruno de Pirey, 2000

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 47°8'37" - E 2°12'57")

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