Gregoire Johannes Boonzaier (South African, 1909-2005)
Still life with an orange signed and dated 'Gregoire 1978' (lower right) oil on board 25 x 30cm (9 13/16 x 11 13/16in).
PROVENANCE: Acquired directly from the artist by the current owner
"Gregoire is known for his elegant, colourful and sensitive still lifes. Of all his works these tend most to an abstract style: either playful cubist experiments, or poetic fantasies in line and colour."
LITERATURE: M. Bekker, Gregoire Boonzaier, (Cape Town, 1990), p.40