A stained glass window in the basilica of Our Lady of la Salette, depicting Mary’s apparition in the French mountain village.
The statue of Our Lady of Europe in Saint-André-de-l’Europe, the church of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate in Paris.
Coeur Immaculé de Marie
A French holy card of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. According to Catholic tradition, the entire month of August is dedicated to Mary’s heart.
Coronation of Mary (detail) by Charles Poerson (1657)
Workshop of Pierre Damour
Notre-Dame de France, priez pour nous
A holy card of Mary as the patroness of France.
In the background several cathedrals and shrines dediced to Mary are depicted or mentioned (Paris, Reims, Strasbourg, Amiens, Rouen, Le Puy-en-Velay, Chartres, Lourdes, La Salette, Pontmain, Marseille, Lyon and Notre Dame des Victoires).
Notre-Dame de la Salette
A French woodcut of Mary appearing in La Salette, France.
A detail of a 18th century tapestry of Mary’s Assumption in the cathedral of Strasbourg, France.
O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee.
A French holy card of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal.
Charles-Antoine Bridan’s high altar in the cathedral of Chartres, depicting Mary’s Assumption into Heaven.