GALLERY 3: Beethoven's Family & Friends



Johann van Beethoven (1740-1792), Beethoven's Father


Maria Magdalena van Beethoven, nee Kewerich (1746-1787), Beethoven's Mother


Ludwig van Beethoven Sr. (1712-1773), Beethoven's Grandfather


Karl van Beethoven, Beethoven's nephew


Johann van Beethoven, Beethoven's brother


Silhouette of the von Breuning Family


Franz Gerhard Wegeler, Beethoven's Bonn Friend


Gerhard von Breuning (1825) at age 12-14 (met Beethoven in his last years)


Stephan von Breuning (1774-1827), Beethoven's Bonn and later years vienna friend


Antonie Bretano


Franz Ries, Bonn musician, Beethoven's fatherly friend and helper in times of need in Bonn


Picture of the Malfatti family, Therese Malfatti at the piano


Bettina Brentano


Miniature of Guilietta Guicciardi (Authenticity recently questioned)


Potrait of Josephine von Brunswvik-Deym


Feridinand Ries

Mlle. von Westerholt, a Bonn Friend



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