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Arnold Böcklin: Odysseus and Calypso, 1883
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Arnold Böcklin

[Swiss Symbolist Painter, 1827-1901]

• Also known as:  Arnold Boecklin
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteArnold Bocklin at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
La chasse de Diane

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
A Cliff Face

Notable SiteArnold Bocklin at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The Sanctuary of Hercules, 1884

Notable SiteNeue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
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Kunstmuseum Lucerne, Switzerland
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Arnold Bocklin in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
In springtime

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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2 works by Arnold Böcklin online

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Venus Anadyomene, 1872

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)  

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Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteArnold Bocklin in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteArnold Bocklin in the Artchive  

Notable SiteBildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Notable SiteArnold Bocklin at CGFA  

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Self-Portrait with Death Playing the Fiddle (Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin)

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The Isle of the Dead (Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin)

Notable SiteArnold Bocklin in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Arnold Bocklin at ArtMagick

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SitePilou's Arnold Bocklin Page

Notable SiteToteninsel
A whole website dedicated to Bocklin's painting, The Isle of the Dead

Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

Museo Virtual del Surrealismo
Isle of the Dead

The Androom Archives
5 works

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Arnold Bocklin  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
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Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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