Rue de Lausanne
Le charmeur de lézards
The Charmer of Lizards
Also known as Flûtiste charmeur - Charming Fliute Player
Sculpture of a nude boy playing flute, sitting on a rock.
D. Bourcart 1885
The statue was donated in 1903 by the sculptor's sister Elise Bourcart to the town of Genève with the wish it should be placed in the Parc Mon-Repos.
Daniel Bourcart (c. 1862 - Genève 1887), Swiss sculptor.
Sources & Information
Journal de Genève
, 21 May 1903 and 4 July 1904 (through
Archives Historiques Le Temps
Location (N 46°13'5" - E 6°9'6")
; Photograph: 5 June 2013
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