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Jeanne d'Arc

Joan of Arc

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)
Georges Halbout du Tanney
1939/1951

Vaucouleurs /  Jeanne d'Arc   Vaucouleurs /  Jeanne d'Arc

Description

Bronze equestrian statue of Jeanne d'Arc, presenting her sword.

Inscription(s)

monument eleve
par souscription publique
A LA GLOIRE
de
JEANNE D'ARC
pur symbole
de l'heroisme français

statue erigee a alger en 1951
mutilee en 1962
reparee par les soins
du syndicat d'initiative
de vaucouleurs
inauguree le 8 mai 1966

Signed: halbout / sculp. 1939

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Location (N 48°36'6" - E 5°39'56")

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