Live Virtual Auction, 10 - 11 May 2020
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About this Item
This building was home to the Western Province Bank and following the 1891 purchase by the African Banking Corporation, featured on their bank notes. The balcony was added in 1895. Standard Bank used the building until 1935.1
1. Paarl: The Pearl of the Winelands [Online] Available: https://www.paarlonline.com/paarl-activities/paarl-heritage/ [18 February 2020].
Commissioned from the artist by the current owner's father in 1965 and thence by descent to the current owner.