Live Auction, 8 June 2019

Sold for

R 21 622
Lot 71
Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Portrait of a Voortrekker (Nilant 136)

Lot Estimate
R 18 000 - 24 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 21 622

About this Item

South African 1886-1957
Portrait of a Voortrekker (Nilant 136)
signed, inscribed with the artist's monogram and dated 1918
linocut
26 by 19cm excluding frame; 36 by 92 by 1,5cm including frame

Notes

This image was used as the jacket design for Trekkerswee, Verse van Totius by Jacob Daniël du Toit (Totius). A copy of the book (Koopmans, undated) accompanies the lot.

Literature

Gerard de Kamper and Chris de Klerk (2014) JH Pierneef in Print, Bela Bela: Dream Africa Publishing. Another example from this edition is illustrated on page 191.

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