Important South African & International Art, Jewellery and Decorative Arts

Live Auction, 12 October 2015

South African and International Art, Day Sale
  • Claude Bouscharain; The Scythe

Lot Estimate
ZAR 25 000 - 35 000

About this Item

South African 1922-2020
The Scythe

signed; signed, dated 1998, inscribed with the title, medium, artist's address and "To Claire, with Love Claude" on the reverse

oil on canvas
105 by 86cm excluding frame


A gift from the artist to the current owner.  This painting depicts Roddy and Hermien Wengrowe’s holiday home in Van Wyksdorp in the Karoo where Bouscharain and her husband, Erik Laubscher, spent many a weekend with their friends, including Stanley Pinker and Marthinus Le Grange.

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