Art Prints and Objects

Images of Beethoven, Vienna, and his times

Most of the Beethoven Center's rapidly expanding collection of art works is available for study, exhibition, and reproduction. Much of the art collection is cataloged in the Beethoven Gateway, including digital images. Contact the Curator to inquire about specific images. Categories include:

Hofel portrait

Beethoven portraits

Original engravings and reproductions of portraits from Beethoven's lifetime to the present day

Bust of Beethoven

Beethoven busts

and other sculpture, masks, porcelain figurines, medallions, other objects depicting Beethoven

Portrait of Haydn

Beethoven's contemporaries and other musicians and scholars

in portraiture and sculpture

View of Vienna

Beethoven places

engravings and lithographs of Bonn, Vienna, and other locations where Beethoven lived or traveled, including images of monuments and events

Vienna map

Historical Maps


Image inspired by opus 13

Art works inspired by Beethoven's music

including original works and reproductions

Reproduction of Beethoven's hearing aids


including movie props, metronomes, 19th century household objects