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Bocklin, Arnold (also Arnold Boecklin)

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

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.




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