Maggie (Maria Magdalena) Laubser (South African, 1886-1973) 'Skaapwagter (Shepherd)'
Lot 57
Maggie (Maria Magdalena) Laubser (South African, 1886-1973) 'Skaapwagter (Shepherd)'
Sold for £108,000 (US$ 181,528) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Maggie (Maria Magdalena) Laubser (South African, 1886-1973)
'Skaapwagter (Shepherd)'
signed 'M. Laubser' (lower right)
oil on canvas
41.5 x 51.5cm (16 5/16 x 20 1/4in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Acquired directly from the artist by Professor van Hooger, Stellenbosch
    Purchased by Professor C.P.Y Trumpelmann circa 1950, Stellenbosch
    Thence by descent to the current owner

    EXHIBITED:
    Pretoria, SAAA and Witwatersrand Easter Show, 1964, cat. no.44
    Cape Town, South African National Gallery, S.A. Women artists, 1965, cat. no.49

    LITERATURE:
    D. Marais, Maggie Laubser: Her paintings, drawings and graphics, (Johannesburg, 1994), illustrated p.198, cat. no.611
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