Live Auction, 1 November 2010

Sold for

R 267 360
Lot 181
  • William Timlin; The Building of a Fairy City, The Cathedral

Lot Estimate
R 130 000 - 160 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 267 360

About this Item

South African 1892-1943
The Building of a Fairy City, The Cathedral
signed, dated 1925, inscribed with the title and with the artist's owl device mark
pen and ink and watercolour
58 by 38,5cm excluding frame

Notes

William Timlin started a series of fantasy paintings for a book entitled The Building of a Fairy City. He also wrote the text but never completed the project.


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