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ZAR 318 640
Lot 548
  • Maggie Laubser; Portrait of Mena
  • Maggie Laubser; Portrait of Mena
  • Maggie Laubser; Portrait of Mena
  • Maggie Laubser; Portrait of Mena
  • Maggie Laubser; Portrait of Mena
  • Maggie Laubser; Portrait of Mena

Lot Estimate
ZAR 250 000 - 300 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
ZAR 318 640

About this Item

South African 1886-1973
Portrait of Mena
signed with the artist’s initials and dated ‘24
oil on board
47 by 35,5cm excluding frame; 79 by 65,5 by 4cm including frame

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Johannesburg, October 1974, catalogue number 156.

 

Exhibited

South African National Gallery, Cape Town, Maggie Laubser Retrospective, 1969.

Literature

Dalene Marais (1994) Maggie Laubser: her paintings, drawings and graphics, Johannesburg and Cape Town: Perskor, illustrated on page 186, catalogue number 535, where the title Portrait of a Woman with Head Scarf is given.


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