Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (South African, 1886-1957) Landscape
Lot 59*
Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (South African, 1886-1957) Lowveld, Mica, Eastern Transvaal
Sold for £192,000 (US$ 322,717) inc. premium
Lot Details
Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (South African, 1886-1957)
Lowveld, Mica, Eastern Transvaal
signed and dated 'J H Pierneef 1945' (lower left)
oil on canvas
46 x 61cm (18 1/8 x 24in).

Footnotes

  • A preparatory pencil sketch for the present lot, dated 1944, is in the collection of the Pretoria Art Museum, and is illustrated in J.F.W. Grosskopf, Hendrik Pierneef, the man and his work (Pretoria, 1947, no.12). A similar oil painting, Landscape near Lydenburg, 1946, is illustrated in E. Berman, Art & Artists of South Africa (Cape Town, 1983, p.331).
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