Johannesburg Auction Week

Live Virtual Auction, 3 November 2022

Modern and Contemporary Art, Part I

Sold for

ZAR 102 420
Lot 10
  • Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Self-portrait
  • Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Self-portrait
  • Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Self-portrait


Lot Estimate
ZAR 70 000 - 100 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 102 420

About this Item

South African 1886-1957
Self-portrait

signed and dated 1957 in pencil in the margin

linocut on paper
plate size: 18 by 17cm; 38,5 by 33,5 by 2,5cm including frame

Literature

F E G Nilant (1974) Pierneef Linoseë, Cape Town: A. A. Balkema, another impression from the edition illustrated in black and white on page 159.

Gerard de Kamper and Chris de Klerk (2014)J H Pierneef in Print, Bela-Bela: Dream Africa, another impression from the edition illustrated in black and white on page iv. 

J F W Grosskopf (1945) Hendrik Pierneef: Die Man en Sy Werk, Pretoria: J L van Schaik, Bpk, another impression from the edition illustrated in black and white, unpaginated, cat. no. 49

Margaret Vorster (1986) Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (1886-1957) As Printmakers, Johannesburg: Johannesburg Art Gallery, another impression from the edition illustrated in black and white on the front and the back covers. 

P G Nel (ed) (1990) J H Pierneef: His Life and His Work, Cape Town: Perskor Publishers, another impression from the edition illustrated in black and white on page 36.

Esme Berman (1996) Art and Artists of South Africa: an illustrated Biographical Dictionary and Historical Survey of Painters & Graphic Artists since 1875, Cape Town: A A Balkema, another impression illustrated in black and white on page 140.

Matthys Strydom (2021) Nog Stories Teen My Muur, George: LW Hiemstra Trust, another impression from the edition illustrated in colour on page 17.

Wilhelm van Rensburg (2015) A Space for Landscape: The Work of J H Pierneef, exhibition catalogue, Johannesburg: Standard Bank, another impression from the edition illustrated in black and white on page 146. 

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