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Bocklin, Arnold

Born: 1827 AD
Died: 1901 AD
Nationality: Swiss
Categories: Painters

1827 – Arnold Böcklin was born on the 16th of October.


Studied at Düsseldorf where he became a friend of Ludwig Andreas Feuerbach.


1866 – He resided at Bâle.


1871 – He went to Munich.


1885 – He was in Hottingen (Switzerland) and at the closing stages of his life in Fiesole.


Böcklin is best known for his five versions of The Isle of the Dead.