French far right Front National (FN) party president Marine waves to the crowd after her speech, during the party's annual celebrations of Joan of Arc on May 1, 2013 at Paris' Opera square. AFP PHOTO / ERIC FEFERBERG
Joan of Arc (c1412-31) St Jeanne d'Arc, the Maid of Orleans, French patriot and martyr. Tried for heresy and sorcery and burnt at stake in market place at Rouen, 30 May 1431. 19th century chromolithograph.
Saint Joan of Arc (1412 - 1431), known as 'the Maid of Orleans', at Reims Cathedral for the coronation of the dauphin as King Charles VII, circa 1429, accompanied by her squire Anton, her chaplain Jean Pasquerel and her pages. Earlier that year, she had driven the English from Orleans at the head of an army, but in 1431 she was captured and executed on a charge of witchcraft. She was canonized in 1920. Original Artwork: Painting by J D Ingres in the Louvre. Original Publication: People Disc - HF0797
Joan of Arc, 1412-1431 aka Jeanne d'Arc or Jeanne la Pucelle. French heroine and Saint of the Catholic church.Engraved by W.H. Mote after G Staal. From the book 'World Noted Women' by Mary Cowden Clarke, published 1858.