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Jargeau
Loiret

Centre

Places du Grand-Cloître  
(Église Saint-Étienne)

Jeanne d'Arc devant Jargeau

Joan of Arc at Jargeau

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)
Jeanne Champillou
1962

Jargeau /  Jeanne d'Arc devant Jargeau   Jargeau /  Jeanne d'Arc devant Jargeau

Description

Ceramic relief above a wooden altar.

Inscription(s)

AVEC / BON COEUR
DIEU / NOUS CONDUIT

Annotation

In the choir of the church has a large fresco by ODV Guillonnet (1952) showing Jeanne d'Arc on horseback with Saint Catherine and Saint Marguerite.

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 47°51'59" - E 2°7'21")

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