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.
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||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."