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Jeanne d'Arc équestre

Joan of Arc equestrian statue

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)
Jean-Louis Chorel
1928

Lyon /  Jeanne d'Arc équestre   Lyon /  Jeanne d'Arc équestre

Description

Stone equestrian statue of Joan of Arc, with on its sides four reliefs, which were added by Chorel and placed in 1945.

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Les Voix de Domremy / The Voices of Domremy
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Le défilé devant Orléans / The parade in front of Orleans
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Le sacre de Charles VII / The coronation of Charles VII
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Le martyre du bûcher de Rouen / The martyrdom at the stake in Rouen

Inscription(s)

LYON a
JEANNE d'ARC

Signature

JEAN CHOREL

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Sculptor

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Locatie (N 45°46'17" - E 4°50'38")

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Item Code: frra134; Photograph: 12 August 2018
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