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Jeanne d'Arc - 5me centenaire

Joan of Arc - 500th anniversary

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-Henri Prud'homme
1929

Soissons /  Jeanne d'Arc - 5me centenaire   Soissons /  Jeanne d'Arc - 5me centenaire

Description

Bronze relief portrait on a marble plaque, and a bronze seal of the comite dv ve centenaire epopee de jeanne d'arc 1429-1929.

Inscription(s)

1429   1929

JEANNE D'ARC
le 23 juillet de l'an 1429 est entree
par ce pont dans la ville de soissons
ou elle a sejourne pendant trois jours
cinquieme centenaire

Signed: g prvd'homme

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Sculptor

Tags

Location N 49°22'51" E 3°19'45"

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