Live Auction, 15 March 2010

Sold for

R 122 540
Lot 147
William Timlin; The Building of a Fairy City - The Iron Workers

Lot Estimate
R 80 000 - 120 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 122 540

About this Item

South African 1892-1943
The Building of a Fairy City - The Iron Workers
signed, dated 1925 and inscribed with the title in the margin
watercolour over ink
34,5 by 56cm

Notes

William Timlin started a series of fantasy paintings for a book entitled The Building of a Fairy City.   He also wrote the text but never completed the project.

Provenance

Alpheus Fuller Williams, Vergenoeg, Muizenberg and thence by descent


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