9 - 10 September 2008
Willem Dooijewaard (DUTCH, 1892-1980)
Reclining Balinese nude
signed, dated and inscribed 'Bali/dec.22./W. Dooyewaard' (lower left)
charcoal on paper
33.5 x 59.5 cm.
Duta Fine Arts Foundation, Jakarta, where acquired by the present owner in 1992.
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D.H. Dhaimeler, Th.B. van Lelyveld, S. Eka, Willem Dooijewaard, a Dutch artist in Indonesia Jakarta, 1992, p. 40, ill. as 'Balinese Nude (1922)'.
Jakarta, Duta Fine Arts Foundation, April 1992.
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