Portrait of a Woman with Headscarf and Cloud

Maria Magdalena (Maggie) Laubser

Oil on Board
46 x 40.5cm
Signed: "M. Laubser" (Lower/Left)
Dated: 1920


Provenance:       His Hon Min P.O. Sauer, Stellenbosch, acquired from the exhibition in Stellenbosch in 1942.

                             Mr & Mrs J. Krige, Stellenbosch inherited from the estate of the late P.O. Sauer

                             Dr Binneman (grandson of the late P.O. Sauer) inherited the work from the estate of the late Mary Krige (daughter of Paul Sauer).


Exhibitions:        SANG Cape Town, 1969, Cat. 10

                             Carnegie Library, Stellenbosch, 1942, Cat. 3

                             Argus Gallery, Cape Town, 1942, Cat. 3


Literature:           Botha, 1964: 30, 136, Cat. 


Notes:                  This work is attributed to the period ca. 1924 – 1927 on the grounds of subject-matter and the treatment of the formal elements.  For related subject matter see sketch-book 8.

                             RAU neg 2648

                             S 13807


Illustrated:          Marais, D. 1994. Maggie Laubser, Her Paintings, Drawings and Graphics. Perskor Press, Johannesburg & Cape Town. Page 186,Cat. No. 537.

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