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BÖCKLIN, Arnold, the Younger (<i>born</i> 1857), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BÖCKLIN, Arnold, the Younger (born 1857), Painter

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Swiss, 19th century, male.

Born 28 January 1857, in Rome.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.

Arnold Böcklin the Younger was the son of the celebrated painter Arnold Böcklin, and was educated by his father in Florence. He started painting around 1876 in the style of his father, exhibiting in Basel and Munich, but serious illness forced him to give up his artistic career in 1892.

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