Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Saint-Nicolas-de-Port
Meurthe-et-Moselle

Lorraine

Place de la République 4
(Hôtel de Ville)

Venue de Jeanne d'Arc á Saint-Nicolas-de-Port

Joan of Arc's visit to Saint-Nicolas-de-Port

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)
Pierre-Dié Mallet
1929

Saint-Nicolas-de-Port /  Venue de Jeanne d'Arc á Saint-Nicolas-de-Port   Saint-Nicolas-de-Port /  Venue de Jeanne d'Arc á Saint-Nicolas-de-Port

Description

Stone relief showing Jeanne d'Arc with in the background the church of 1193.

Inscription(s)

avant de commencer
da merveilleuse épopée
JEANNE D'ARC
la bonne lorraine
est venue en pélerinage
dans l'église de 1193
á saint-nicolas de port
février 1429

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 48°37'51" - E 6°18'9")

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Item Code: frlo087; Photograph: 14 June 2011  / updated: 31 July 2011
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