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.

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