Search the Collections

The Arrival of Joan of Arc before Patay (L'Arrivee de Jeanne d'Arc Devant Patay), from The Story of Joan of Arc series
The Arrival of Joan of Arc before Patay (L'Arrivee de Jeanne d'Arc Devant Patay), from The Story of Joan of Arc series
Date:
1899–1901
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool, Silk; Tapestry Weave
Dimensions:
233.7 x 421.6 cm (92 x 166 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1924.32.4
Acquisition Date:
1925-08-01
Credit Line:

Gift of the French Government

Exhibition History:

Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, 1915
Museum of the Synodal Palace, Sens, 1922
Palais de la Légion d'Honneur, Paris, 1923
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco, 1957-1972, 1980 - 1996 or later

Scene showing Joan of Arc rallying her soliders for battle, supported by the spirit of Saint Michael, shown at right; surrounded by a border of flowering vines, which may represent honeysuckle.