Live Auction, 21 October 2013

Sold for

R 56 840
Lot 714
Jean Welz; MER (Tant Miem)
  • Jean Welz; MER (Tant Miem)

Lot Estimate
R 50 000 - 70 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 56 840

About this Item

South African 1900-1975
MER (Tant Miem)
signed, dated 60 and inscribed 'MER, 7 Oktober 1960, VEELS GELUK'
charcoal on paper
58 by 44,5cm excluding frame

Notes

MER is the pseudonym of the celebrated social worker and Afrikaans writer Maria Elizabeth Rothmann (1875-1975)

Literature

Miles, Elza. (1997) The World of Jean Welz, Johannesburg: Fernwood Press. Illustrated on page 101.


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