The French Riviera signed and dated 'Irma Stern / 1965' (lower right) felt tip pen 54 x 42cm (21 1/4 x 16 9/16in).
PROVENANCE: Stephan Welz & Co., Johannesburg, 8 May 2000, lot 741 (titled A view of a town) A private collection
Irma Stern travelled to Europe many times throughout her artistic career and visited the French Riviera in early 1965. The artist's post-war European works display her strong interest in places with a distinctive character such as Venice and the Cote d'Azur.
BIBLIOGRAPHY: M. Arnold, Irma Stern: A Feast for the Eye, (Vlaeberg, 1995)