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

The Battle of Atlanta

ThemeAttack on the City of Atlanta during the American Civil War in 1864
AddressAtlanta History Center
Atlanta, GA 30315
United States of America
Date of creation1887
Beginning of creation1885
Artist(s)F.W. Heine (1845 - 1921) and collaborators August Lohr, Richard Lorenz, Theodore Davis, Bernhard Schneider, Wilhelm Schroeter, Franz Biberstein, Zuckotinsky, Thodore Bredwiser, Franz Rohrbe
Dimensions49 x 371 ft.
Techniqueoil on canvas
Historical referencesrestoration 1980 - 1982

On 23 July 2014, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed unveiled plans to move the Atlanta Cyclorama and its artifacts, including the locomotive Texas from their current Grant Park location to the campus of the Atlanta History Center. The painting when fully restored will be 371 feet in circumference and 49 feet high.
Type of art and media formpanorama
Presentation statuson display
OwnerCity of Atlanta