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    Sale 2702

    Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art

    24 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 78

    GERARD PIETER ADOLFS (Indonesia 1897-The Netherlands 1968)

    Ochtendzon - Aan de rivierkant, Batavia (Morning sun - at the riverside, Batavia)

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    GERARD PIETER ADOLFS (Indonesia 1897-The Netherlands 1968)
    Ochtendzon - Aan de rivierkant, Batavia (Morning sun - at the riverside, Batavia)
    signed 'Ger. P. Adolfs' (lower right); inscribed with title, numbered and with artist's label '17' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    23 5/8 x 30½ in. (60 x 80 cm.)


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    Provenance

    A private Dutch collection since 1938.


    Literature

    Eveline Borntraeger-Stoll and Gianni Orsini, Gerald Pieter Adolfs 1898-1968 - The Painter of Java and Bali, Wijk een Aalburg 2008, p. 185 (illustrated in color)