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Bocklin, Arnold (also Arnold Boecklin)

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Born: 1827 AD
Died: 1901 AD, at 73 years of age.

Nationality: Swiss
Categories: Painters

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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.

 

 


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