Live Auction, 1 June 2015

Sold for

R 34 104
Lot 108
Lippy (Israel-Isaac) Lipshitz; Prophetess
  • Lippy (Israel-Isaac) Lipshitz; Prophetess
  • Lippy (Israel-Isaac) Lipshitz; Prophetess

Lot Estimate
R 30 000 - 50 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 34 104

About this Item

South African 1903-1980
Prophetess
signed and dated 1939
carved boxwood, mounted on a wooden base
height: 33cm, excluding base

Provenance

Mrs Betty Sacks, London

Die Kunskamer, Cape Town

Exhibited

Argus Gallery, Cape Town, Lippy Lipshitz, March 1944, catalogue number 84

Literature

Arnott, Bruce. (1969) Lippy Lipschitz: A biographical commentary, & documentation of the years 1903-1968, Cape Town: A.A. Balkema. Illustrated on page 115, plate 190.


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