The Art Museum, Graaff Reinet

The Hester Rupert Art Museum (1821) is a beautiful building on the main road in Graaff Reinet, with some wonderful works of art. Do not miss this museum if you are in the town.

The Hester Rupert Art Museum, Graaff Reinet

The Hester Rupert Art Museum, Graaff Reinet

The Hester Rupert Art Museum, Graaff Reinet

The Hester Rupert Art Museum, Graaff Reinet

The Hester Rupert Art Museum, Graaff Reinet

Boonzaier, 'Malay Quarter with White Chimney', 1962

Boonzaier, ‘Malay Quarter with White Chimney’, 1962

Frans Claerhout, 'The Renounced', 1965

Frans Claerhout, ‘The Renounced’, 1965

Maud Sumner, 'Namib Moon'

Maud Sumner, ‘Namib Moon’

Eben Leibbrandt

Eben Leibbrandt, ‘Concrete Root’

The Hester Rupert Art Museum

The Hester Rupert Art Museum

Dr Anton Rupert (1916-2006), an extraordinary man, was born in Graaff Reinet and became a hugely successful businessman with strong interests and commitments to philanthropy in the arts, conservation, and society.