The Shining Knight

November 1, 2011 12:46 am
myeyeslikethis:

  Joan of Arc, Dante Gabriel Rossetti  1882

myeyeslikethis:

  Joan of Arc, Dante Gabriel Rossetti  1882

12:45 am
myeyeslikethis:

Joan of Arc, Hippolyte-Dominique Berteaux 1880

myeyeslikethis:

Joan of Arc, Hippolyte-Dominique Berteaux 1880

October 28, 2011 6:26 pm
Medieval Thedas: Female Rulers (France)

medievalthedas:

It’s interesting that French-ish Orlais is ruled by Empress Celene, since France went to great lengths to avoid putting a woman on the throne.

Indeed, Salic Law, the laws put into effect by 6th century king, explicitly stated that no woman could inherit — nor could her heirs.

I’ve included a…

October 25, 2011 12:18 am
chailatteplease:

Equestrian Statue of Joan of Arc at Basilique du Sacré-Cœur, sculptor Hippolyte Jules Lefèbvre (1863-1935), Paris France.

chailatteplease:

Equestrian Statue of Joan of Arc at Basilique du Sacré-Cœur, sculptor Hippolyte Jules Lefèbvre (1863-1935), Paris France.

October 23, 2011 7:31 pm

@ 7:35 most upsetting thing for small me. Wishbone didn’t screw around with happy endings.

7:16 pm

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