65 HAUTES-PYRENEES. PARIS. Part de Fondateur. black on blue paper. #10000. No 1669. Fold. View of Lourdes. The panorama depicted the 1858 apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Bernadette Soubirous, a 14-year-old peasant girl. It was the start of the Lourdes pilgrimages. Painted by Pierre Carrier-Belleuse (1851-1932). The panorama was first shown in Paris (1882) and then moved to Lourdes (1883) where it remained exposed until the 1950s. A rare panorama piece.
Themes: PHOTO & PANORAMA, RELIGIOUS
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