Important South African and International Art

Live Auction, 7 November 2016

Evening Sale

Sold for

ZAR 68 208
Lot 206
  • Alfred Neville Lewis; Portrait of Blanche Behrmann


Lot Estimate
ZAR 70 000 - 100 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 68 208

About this Item

South African 1895-1972
Portrait of Blanche Behrmann

signed

oil on canvas
58 by 45,5cm excluding frame

Notes

Blanche Behrmann was the wife of Cecil G. Behrmann, the prominent mid-century art collector, art patron, and property developer (among other prime sites, Behrmann was responsible for Hyde Park Corner in 1969). He would have commissioned this portrait of his then thirty-one year old wife directly from the artist.

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