The Rupert Museum, Stellenbosch
The Rupert Museum showcases the unique private art collection of Anton and Huberte Rupert.
Located in the historical town of Stellenbosch, the art museum is set amongst picturesque vineyards and oak trees on the banks of the Eersterivier (First River).
Officially opened in February 2005, the Rupert Museum now houses over 350 works, and can be regarded as the premier collection of contemporary South African art from the period 1940 to 1970. The predominant mediums displayed are paintings, sculptures and tapestries.
The gallery showcases the best of South African artists such as, Maggie Laubser, Irma Stern, Alexis Preller, Walter Battiss, Elza Dziomba, Jean Welz, JH Pierneef, Lippy Lipshitz, Moses Kotler, Anton van Wouw and Coert Steynberg.
In addition, there are also major European works by leading sculptors such as Auguste Rodin and Kathe Kollwitz, as well as French tapestries by Jean Lurçat.
- Monday - Saturday, 10:00 - 16:00
- Adults - R20
- Scholars / Students / Pensioners - R10
- +27 21 888 3344
- Stellentia Avenue, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
To find out more about the Rupert Museum, visit their website.