(1864 - 1941)
Rudolf Yelin was active/lived in Germany. Rudolf Yelin is known for Religious mural, landscape, and portrait painting.
Biography Rudolf Yelin
Yelin I was born 1864 in Reutlingen. His parents wanted their son to
pursue a theological career, however he decided to quit theology and
devoted himself to painting. In Munich he took classes with Heinz Heim,
later with Paul Nauen at the Munich Academy and Prof. Frank Kirchbach at
the Städel Art Institute in Frankfurt.
Influenced by his theological
background Yelin painted predominantly monumental mural paintings with
religious subjects in churches, later he also devoted himself to glass
painting. His occasional landscapes and portraits are characterized by
the realism of the Munich school. Yelin died in 1941.