Villa Esche

The former dining room – today museum, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ulf Dahl

The former music room – today museum, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

View from the study to the central hall, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Lamps and the stucco ceiling of the living room (ladies drawing room), Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Front side and archway of the staircase, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ulf Dahl

The skylight in the central hall, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Sofa and table in the former Music room – today museum, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Ceiling lamp in the music room, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Panorama view of the east and north elevation and the former remise, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: David Brandt

View from the central hall to the study an the ladies drawing room (living room), Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Central hall with the skylight, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ulf Dahl

Details of the stucco ceiling and the fireside in the central hall, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Wall covering in the dining room, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ronald Bartel

The former dining room – today museum, Villa Esche. Henry van de Velde, Chemnitz, Germany, 1903. Photo: Ulf Dahl