Sotheby Parke Bernet South Africa (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg: 1973
Seller ID: 96qs
Complete. Personal copy of Frank Bradlow (a director of Sotheby's in South Africa). Signed on the front page by UK and South African directors of Sotheby's. Included: Estimates sheet; advertising sheet; press clippings about the astounding success of the sale; a press photograph of Bradlow examining items. The copy is annotated with actual sale prices. The sale included artists such as Ludolf Backhuysen, Josephus Jones, Louis Thibault, Thomas Baines, Thomas Bowler (of whom Bradlow was an expert), Anton van Wouw, Pieter Wenning, Gregoire Boonzaier, Irma Stern, Jean Welz, Jacob H Pierneef. ... View More...
256 pages (complete). A decent, vibrant copy. The dustjacket has some light wear and rubbing. It is secure and comfortable. The cloth boards are distinguished. Within, the contents are smart. The pages have very mild storage tanning about the edges. In general the pages are bright, fresh, clean, elegant, clear, confident. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View More...