Evening Sale

Live Virtual Auction, 19 March 2024

Evening Sale

Sold for

ZAR 438 995
Lot 51
  • Maggie Laubser; A Malay Girl
  • Maggie Laubser; A Malay Girl
  • Maggie Laubser; A Malay Girl


Lot Estimate
ZAR 400 000 - 500 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 438 995

About this Item

South African 1886-1973
A Malay Girl

signed

oil on canvas board
44,5 by 34,5cm excluding frame; 54,5 by 44 by 5cm including frame

Notes

Maggie Laubser's depiction of people is distinguished by her compassionate understanding of the human spirit. Rather than fixating on the exotic, her portraits embrace the ordinary realities of life. Her representations of the people of the Cape reveal her recognition of their humanity, reflecting a humanistic interest in her subjects.

Provenance

Gifted by the artist to the previous owner, 1967.

Private Collection.

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