Lot #29/23 Catalogue of pictures in the Africana Museum compiled by R.F. Kennedy
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R1,660.00 ZAR

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Lot #29/23 Catalogue of pictures in the Africana Museum compiled by R.F. Kennedy. Although not an art gallery, the Museum has many thousands of pictures of varying quality, many by top South African artists on subjects such as warfare, travel, daily tribal life, scenery, animals, birds, etc.. Among the major artists listed &illustrated are William John Burchell, Frederic I’Ons, Thomas Baines (scenery & birds), Erich Mayer, Frans Oerder, Melton Prior, Ernest Ullmann, Cecil Priest (birds), Bob Connolly (cartoons), Hendrik Claudius (plants & animals), W.H. Coetzer, Jacob Hendrik Pierneef, Barbara Tyrrell (native portraits). A complete set of this monumental  reference work, including the two supplementary volumes. Johannesburg, Africana Museum, 1966 - 1972. First editions. Seven volumes. 4to. Cloth. Each volume about 200 - 300 pages & including hundreds of black / white reproductions of paintings, sketches, portraits, cartoons, etc.. Covers slightly rubbed, internally spotless. Good+ Reserve price: R1660.00 bids welcome

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