Statue of Jeanne d'Arc in armour with a standard in her outstretched right hand and her left hand on her heart.
Signed: a. durenne / sommevoire
- Adolphe Roberton ( 1899),
French sculptor of religious statues in cast iron.
Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline
- 1412 - Approx date of birth
- 1425 - Visions of Saint Michael, Saint Catherine, and Saint Margaret, who told her to drive out the English and bring the Dauphin to Rheims for his coronation
- 1428, May - Went to Vaucouleurs to ask garrison commander, Count Robert de Baudricourt, to send her to the royal French court at Chinon, but is sent away.
- 1429, February - Baudricourt allows Jeanne to join the Dauphin at Chinon.
- 1429, May 8 - Lifting of the siege of Orleans
- 1429, July 17 - Coronation of Charles VII in Reims
- 1430, May 23 - Captured at Compiègne
- 1431, May 30 - Executed at Rouen
- 1871 - After the defeat of 1871, in many French towns and villages statues of Jeanne d'Arc are erected.
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Sources & Information
- Jean-Marc Bodson, Modèle français (Bruxelles: Husson, 2008), no. 27.
- Bernard Mugnier, La statuaire johannique: Tome second (Vesoul: l'auteur, 2011), p. 185.
- Sainte Jeanne d'Arc, Statues en France (WebArchive).
- Wikipedia, Mars-la-Tour.
Location (N 49°5'54" - E 5°53'11")
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Item Code: frlo132; Photograph: 15 June 2011
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