Albert von Keller

1844-1920 Germany/Born Switzerland

 

Brief Biography-Albert von Keller was born in Gais, Switzerland in 1844. He was raised and educated in Munich and studied at the Academy of Fine Arts. He travelled throughout Europe and found success in Paris, exhibiting at the salon in 1883. Keller connected with a paranormal group, 'The Munich Psychological Society', which resulted in mystic religious paintings, almost resembling satanic rituals. He co-founded the Munich Secession in 1892 and gained a Knight's Cross in 1898.

 

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Chopin

Chopin


Damsel

Damsel

Milli
Beckmann

Milli Beckmann

Piano
Teacher

The Piano Teacher

Crouching
Woman

Crouching Woman

Crucifixion
Vision II

Crucifixion Vision II

Empress
Alexandra

Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna of Russia

Gallant Scene
in the Park

Gallant Scene in the Park

Hypnosis in
Schrenck Notzing

Hypnosis in Schrenck Notzing

The Dancer
Madeleine

The Dancer Madeleine

The
Artist's Wife

Portrait of the Artist's Wife

In the
Moonlight

In the Moonlight

The Descent
into Hell

The Descent into Hell

The Little
Parisienne

The Little Parisienne

Trauriger
Nachricht

Trauriger Nachricht