Collection of Oskar Reinhart Collection 'Am Römerholz'


The Oskar Reinhart Collection ‘Am Romerholz’ is located in Winterthur, Switzerland.  Art collector, Oskar Reinhart, turned his residential home, “Am Romerholz”, into an art museum and had a gallery added on by architect, Maurice Turrentini.  Reinhart died in 1965 and bequeathed his home as well as his art collection to the Swiss Confederation with the condition that the works never be loaned.  In 1970, the museum opened to the public.  Artists represented in the collection include: Cézanne, Chardin, Corot, Courbet, Daumier, Delacroix, Géricault, Van Gogh, Maillol, Manet, Picasso, Pissarro, Renoir, Rubens, and Sisley.


Year Name Type Image
1888 Portrait of Madame Augustine Roulin Painting Portrait-of-Madame-Augustine-Roulin
1888 View of Saintes-Maries with Church and Ramparts Drawing View-of-Saintes-Maries-with-Church-and-Ramparts
1888 Garden with Flowers Drawing Garden-with-Flowers
1889 Courtyard of the Hospital at Arles, The Painting Courtyard-of-the-Hospital-at-Arles,-The
1889 Ward in the Hospital in Arles Painting Ward-in-the-Hospital-in-Arles





Interior of a Restaurant in Arles Orchard with Blossoming Apricot Trees Outskirts of Paris near Montmartre View of The Hague with the New Church
Interior of a Restaurant in Arles Orchard with Blossoming Apricot Trees Outskirts of Paris near Montmartre View of The Hague with the New Church
"I can't work without a model. I won't say I turn my back on nature ruthlessly in order to turn a study into a picture, arranging the colors, enlarging and simplifying; but in the matter of form I am too afraid of departing from the possible and the true."