Visual Assets

History & Culture

The evolution of the bayer global brand
The Evolution of the Bayer Global Brand
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
2601262
Friedrich Bayer
Friedrich Bayer
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1384590
Friedrich Weskott
Johann Friedrich Weskott
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1355225
Headquarter of Fried. Bayer et comp
The headquarters of "Fried. Bayer et comp." in Heckinghauser Strasse in Barmen-Rittershausen (1863)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1335378
Head office Barmen
At right: company headquarters; at center: the home of Friedrich Bayer sen. (c. 1870)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
551732
Bayer employees Barmen
The oldest known company photo taken in 1863
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1117976
August Siller
August Siller (c. 1885)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
844443
Memorandum of association
First page of the Memorandum of Association of "Farbenfabriken vorm. Friedrich Bayer & Co."
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1453210
First patent
First patent awarded to "Farbenfabriken vorm. Friedr. Bayer & Co."
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
3105209
Phenacetin production in elberfeld
Phenacetin production in Elberfeld (1888)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1182719
Bayer Central Scientific Laboratory in Elberfeld
Bayer's Central Scientific Laboratory in Wuppertal-Elberfeld in 1891
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
2210121
First firefighters in Elberfeld
The company fire brigade at Elberfeld (c. 1897)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
716646
View of the elberfeld site
View of the Elberfeld site at the end of the 19th century
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
762158
A view of the Leverkusen site
A view of the Leverkusen site with buildings of the old C. Leverkus alizarine red factory in the foreground.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
715432
The first training workshop in leverkusen
The first training workshop in building J 2 at the Leverkusen site (1901)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1526388
Training workshop in leverkusen
With the opening of the first training workshop at the Leverkusen site in 1901, the foundations of vocational training at Bayer were laid.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
2208290
Fire fighters in Bayers plant in Leverkusen
The company fire department at the Leverkusen site was founded in 1902.
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
2332206
Administration building in Moscow
Administration building in Moscow (1902)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
2122734
Female employees doing gymnastics exercises
Female employees from the pharmaceuticals warehouse doing exercises
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1040653
Female employees doing gymnastics
Sports hall adjacent to the pharmaceuticals warehouse in building E 25 at the Leverkusen site, used for the "physical training" of the 220 women and girls who work there.
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
667134
Opening of the "Erholungshaus"
At the opening of the "Erholungshaus" on September 13, 1908, Carl Duisberg (3rd from left) hands the newly donated flag of the TuS 04 sports club to engineer Ebel (center).
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
581757
Offices of the Hudson River Aniline Color Works
Offices of the Hudson River Aniline Color Works, Albany, New York (1908)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
858265
Suggestion for improvement
The suggestion for improvement submitted by Wilhelm Wolf in 1909
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1081932
The kekulé library
The Kekulé Library (c. 1910)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
524714
The car owned by German Kaiser Wilhelm II
The car owned by German Kaiser Wilhelm II. with tires made from Bayer's methyl rubber (1912)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1005597
Employees of the sales office in Kobe, Japan
Employees of the sales office in Kobe, Japan
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
976488
Administrative building Q 26 in Leverkusen
Administrative building Q 26 in Leverkusen (1912)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
826809
Professor Carl Duisberg
Prof. Carl Duisberg was Managing Director of Farbenfabriken Bayer from 1912 to 1925.
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
861004
Carl Duisberg
Carl Duisberg (1861 – 1935)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1298969
Aerial view of the Leverkusen site
Aerial view of the Leverkusen site looking west, taken from the airship "Zeppelin" in summer 1913.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
792820
Aspirin advertising on a van
Historical Aspirin™ advertisement on a car in the Netherlands, about 1929.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1885560
Germanin packaging
Germanin packaging (c. 1934)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1089668
Advertising for Atebrin and Plasmochin
Advertising for Atebrin and Plasmochin (c. 1934)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
615688
Otto Bayer conducting an experiment
Otto Bayer conducting an experiment in 1952.
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1774030
Gerhard Domagk
Gerhard Domagk (c. 1954)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1137452
Hermann Schnell in conversation with colleagues
Hermann Schnell (2nd from left) explaining his invention (1959)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
642169
Dralon revolutionizes the fashion world
The synthetic fiber Dralon revolutionizes the fashion world; front cover of "Silberfaden" (1959)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
897304
Sterile filling of penicillin
Sterile filling of penicillin in the special pharmaceuticals plant in building E 39 in Leverkusen (1960)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1214698
Air monitoring van
Environmental protection has been an integral part of corporate policy for over 100 years. An air monitoring van tests the quality of the air near the Leverkusen site in 1963.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
2713748
The tower biology facility in leverkusen
The Tower Biology facility in Leverkusen-Bürrig (1980)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1315733
Quality test of Ciprobay
Ciprobay™ production (1987)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1148999
The bayer cross
The Bayer Cross: the company's trademark since January 6, 1904 (2004)
Image dimensions
400 x 600
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1466150
Lanxess neon sign
Since the spin-off from Bayer Group in 2005, Lanxess AG has operated as an independent company.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
910170
Acquisition of Schering Pharma
Werner Wenning (left), Chairman of the Board of Management of Bayer AG, with Hubertus Erlen, Management Board Chairman of Schering AG, Berlin, Germany, at the symbolic handover ceremony (2006)
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1020704
Covestro headquarters
Bayer’s high-tech polymers business was floated on the stock market as an independent company named Covestro on October 6, 2015.
Image dimensions
1280 x 720
Image author
Bayer AG
Image utilization
Photo may be used to accompany reports on Bayer provided the source is mentioned. Resale to third parties is prohibited.
Image size
1170823