• Panorama Rouen 1431
    created by Yadegar Asisi in 2016
    photo © asisi

Bourbaki Panorama

ThemeThe french army of General Bourbaki crosses the border into Switzerland and is disarmed at Les Verrières (1871) at the end of the Franco-Prussian War
AddressBourbaki Panorama, Loewenplatz 11, 6000 Lucerne 6
Date of creation1881
Artist(s)Edouard Castres (1838-1902) and collaborators Gustav Henri de Beaumont, Auguste Frédéric Dufaux, Louis Dunki, G. Gillard, William Henry Hébert, Ferdinand Hodler, Aimeé Nicolas Morot
Dimensions10 x 112 m (originally 15 x 112 m)
Historical references1881 in Geneva, since 1889 in Luzern, in 1926 a third of the painting was cut off and destroyed, restoration works 1996 - 2008 / re-opening 2000
Type of art and media formpanorama
Presentation statuson display
OwnerFoundation Bourbaki Panorama, Luzern