28 May 2006
WILLEM GERARD HOFKER (The Netherlands 1902-1981)
Batoe boelan (Moonstone)
signed 'W.G. Hofker' (lower left); dated and titled 'BATOE BOELAN/1939/BALI' (upper right)
pastel and charcoal on paper
20 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (53 x 40 cm.)
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, Singapore 27 September 1997, lot 44.
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.
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Bruce Carpenter, Willem Hofker Schilder van Bali, Wijk en Aalburg, 1993, (illustrated, p. 54).
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