The museum has the widest collection of impressionist and neo-impressionist art in Germany. Manet, Monet, Renoir, Pissarro, Sisley, Morisot, Signac and Seurat are all represented by outstanding works, and van Gogh, Cézanne, Gauguin, Bonnard, Ensor and Munch herald the way to modernism. Among the most precious objects in the Department of Drawings and Prints are the ‘Book of Hours of Sophia van Bylant’ (1475) with illuminations by the famous Cologne ‘Master of the St Bartholomew Altarpiece’, along with drawings by Leonardo, Dürer, Bandinelli, Rubens, Rembrandt, Ingres, Rodin, Ensor, Munch, Liebermann and Corinth. The Baroque art collection includes church paintings by Ferdinand Franz Wallraf.

Museum: TheWallraf-Richartz-Museum
City: Cologne / Köln
Country: Germany
Address: Obenmarspforten (am Kölner Rathaus)