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    Sale 7482

    Modern and Contemporary Australian Art Including Works by New Zealand and South African Artists

    12 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 97

    Gerard Sekoto (1913-1993)

    Village -- four studies

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Gerard Sekoto (1913-1993)
    Village -- four studies
    all signed 'G SEKOTO' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    unframed
    three 21¼ x 6¼in. (53.9 x 15.8cm.); one 20 7/8 x 6¼in. (53.1 x 15.8cm.) (4)


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    Sekoto left South Africa for France in 1947 and settled in and around Paris for the rest of his life. He had his first exhibition in Paris at 14 rue des Beaux Arts (then Galerie Else-Clausen) -- Peintures Sud-Africaines par Gérard Sekoto, 22-30 April, 1949.

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    Provenance

    with Galerie Norval, 14 rue des Beaux-Arts, Paris (labels on the stretchers).


    Pre-Lot Text

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