Live Auction, 10 October 2016

Sold for

R 79 576
Lot 400
Moses Kottler; Mapula

Lot Estimate
R 40 000 - 60 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 79 576

About this Item

South African 1892-1977
Mapula
signed
bronze, on a marble base
height: 36,5cm excluding base, 39,5cm including base

Notes

According to Yosef (1989:102) the sculpture is dated 1957 and consists of five further casts, four in private collections and one in the Sanlam Collection, Cape Town.

Exhibited

Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg and SA National Art Gallery, Cape Town, Prestige Retrospective Exhibition, 1974-75, catalogue number 52.

Literature

U Ben Yosef. (1989) The Graven Image: The Life and Work of Moses Kottler, Johannesburg: Perskor. Illustrated on page 102, number 79.


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