1848 – 1907
Industrial Revolution II

Böcklin's Self-Portrait with Death Playing the Fiddle


Arnold Böcklin, Self-Portrait with Death Playing the Fiddle, 1872, oil on canvas, 75 x 61 cm (Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin)

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Böcklins Self-Portrait with Death Playing the Fiddle
Zurich, Switzerland
1872

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