Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Orléans
Loiret

Centre

Place de l'Étape
(Hôtel Groslot)

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)
Princesse Marie d' Orléans
Soyer & Inge
1841

Orléans /  Jeanne d'Arc en prière   Orléans /  Jeanne d'Arc en prière

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

jeanne d'arc
par la princesse marie d'orléans
donnée par le roi son père
à la ville d'orléans
en 1841

Signed: soyer et ingé / fondeurs paris

Annotation

Inside the Hôtel Groslot is a chimney with three reliefs showing scenes from Jeanne d'Arc's life (domremi - orleans - reims) and a stained glass window with among others a portrait la pvcelle.

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 47°54'9" E 1°54'29"

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