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François Krige; Dawn in the Karoo
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Lot 623

South African 1913-1994
Dawn in the Karoo
signed and dated 1938
oil on canvas
74 by 66.5cm excluding frame

This lot did not sell

Estimate R 150 000 - 200 000

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Purportedly this work represents an occasion when two herd boys were invited into the artist's home and records their visit for posterity.

Acquired from the artist by the current owner's mother.

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