Von der Heydt-Museum

Gemarkung Elberfeld, Elberfeld

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The Von der Heydt Museum is a museum in Wuppertal, Germany. The Von der Heydt Museum includes works by artists from the 17th century to the present time.

Place category
Building
Address
Gemarkung Elberfeld, Elberfeld
Website
http://vdh.netgate1.net/


Description

The Von der Heydt Museum is a museum in Wuppertal, Germany.

The Von der Heydt Museum includes works by artists from the 17th century to the present time.

History

The museum is housed in the former city hall of Elberfeld, which in 1902 became a municipal museum.

The museum was named in 1961 after the Von der Heydt family. Banker August von der Heydt (1851–1929) and his son Eduard von der Heydt (1882–1964) were important patrons.

Notable works

  • Still Life with Beer Mug and Fruit

Gallery

Notes and references

External links

  • Official website (German)


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