Online-Only Auction, 31 May - 7 June 2021

Sold for

R 3 518
Lot 571
François Krige; Constantia Vallei

Lot Estimate
R 3 000 - 5 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 3 518

About this Item

South African 1913-1994
Constantia Vallei
signed and inscribed with the title
ink on paper
33,5 by 47,5cm excluding frame; 53 by 65,5 by 2cm including frame

Notes

After the war, Krige stayed with his parents on a farm in Constantia which they rented from Con Cloete of Groot Constantia and Alphen fame. From there Krige made daily sketching excursions by bicycle producing some wonderful studies of the area.1

1. Justin Fox (2013) Francois Krige: Centenary, Johannesburg: David Krut Publishing, page 13.

Provenance

The KWV Collection.


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