Although Gottfried Keller (1819-1890) is best known today as a writer, he had originally trained as a painter. Between 1861 and 1876 he was employed as the Official Secretary of the Canton of Zürich. Marking the 200th anniversary of Keller’s birth, we present here an overview of selected texts, manuscripts and correspondence from his estate, as well as pictures and music resources. This assembled collection documents Gottfried Keller’s literary and artistic output and gives us an insight into his personal life through his correspondence.