Live Virtual Auction, 11 - 13 April 2021

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Lot 581
Eleanor Esmonde-White; Hanging up the Laundry

Lot Estimate
R 180 000 - 240 000
Selling Price
Cape Town Office

About this Item

South African 1914-2007
Hanging up the Laundry
oil on canvas
49,5 by 39,5cm excluding frame; 70,5 by 60,5 by 6,5cm including frame


“I have always loved the Mediterranean and many of my paintings and drawings come from there. Moving to Corfu will give me the opportunity to look out of my studio window and find records of my paintings, women hanging up laundry, talking, gossiping and peering out of their windows”

Leannne Raymond (2015) Eleanor Esmonde-White, Paarl: Main Street Publishing, page 150.

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