ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
Joan of Arc, 1922
Artworks: Sculpture

Artist
Paul DuBois
Materials
Bronze
Dates
  • Installed, 1922
There are no podcasts available.
Description
The sculpture is of an equestrian style, with Joan of Arc riding a trotting horse, resting upon a three-tiered granite base (H. 52 in. x W 11. ft.). Her body is twisted slightly, and her proper right arm is raised behind her. She is wearing a helmet with a raised visor and she looks skywards. In her proper left hand she holds the reins to her horse. She originally held a sword in her proper right hand.

The statue was completed in 1922 and is a replica; the original is located in Reims, France...
map not available at this time.
Location
Meridian Hill Park
16th St NW & V St NW
Washington, DC
United States

Located in Meridian Hill Park (aka Malcolm X Park)
Nearby Items
James Buchanan Memorial 923 feet
St Augustines Catholic Church and Mother School945 feet
Dante Alighieri 0.2 miles
Cascading Waterfall0.2 miles
Serenity0.3 miles
Luminous0.3 miles
Theatre is for the Birds0.6 miles