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 24, 2011 4:05 pm

specsonspecs:

I really like the Marie Antoinette one too.

This is the best thing to ever happen to music.

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

Joan of Arc’s signature

October 21, 2011 4:00 am
youcancallmetiger:

Joan of Arc by Harold Piffard

Jehanne!

youcancallmetiger:

Joan of Arc by Harold Piffard

Jehanne!

(via fuckyeahwomeninarmor)

4:00 am
fuckyeahwomeninarmor:

Bert Thomas. Joan of Arc Saved France; Women of Britain, Save Your           Country. War Savings certificate poster.
This image was sent in by Dr. Laura Vivanco, who does the most brilliant posts on the genre of Romance over on Teach Me Tonight. Thank you so much!

War Bonds=leading an army. Same thing

fuckyeahwomeninarmor:

Bert Thomas. Joan of Arc Saved France; Women of Britain, Save Your Country. War Savings certificate poster.

This image was sent in by Dr. Laura Vivanco, who does the most brilliant posts on the genre of Romance over on Teach Me Tonight. Thank you so much!

War Bonds=leading an army. Same thing