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Lot 74
Irma Stern (South African, 1894-1966) The French Riviera
Sold for £7,200 (US$ 12,094) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Irma Stern (South African, 1894-1966)
The French Riviera
signed and dated 'Irma Stern / 1965' (lower right)
felt tip pen
54 x 42cm (21 1/4 x 16 9/16in).

Footnotes

  • 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)
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