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    Sale 2798

    Pictures, Watercolours and Drawings 'Including Indonesian Art'.

    9 - 10 September 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 421

    Willem Dooijewaard (DUTCH, 1892-1980)

    Korf met hanen voor hanengevecht, Bali - Before the cock fight, Bali

    Price Realised  

    Willem Dooijewaard (DUTCH, 1892-1980)
    Korf met hanen voor hanengevecht, Bali - Before the cock fight, Bali
    signed 'W.Dooijewaard' (lower right) and inscribed with title and dated '1922' (on the reverse)
    black chalk on paper
    38.5 x 27.5 cm.


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    Provenance

    Duta Fine Arts Fondation, Jakarta, where acquired by the present owner in 1992.


    Literature

    D.H. Dhaimeler, Th.B. van Lelyveld, S. Eka, Willem Dooijewaard, a Dutch artist in Indonesia, Jakarta 1992, p. 73, ill. as 'Balinese People (1922)/fragment'.


    Exhibited

    Jakarta, Duta Fine Arts Foundation, April 1922.