Lot 231: Walter Whall Battiss - Homage to Cavafy
South African and International Art
November 7, 2016
Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa
Walter Whall Battiss
Homage to Cavafy
signed and inscribed with the title
oil on canvas
50 by 60,5cm
Provenance: The Collection of the Late Mr Chris (Tos) Du Toit.
Exhibited: Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, Walter Battiss: General Anarchist, 20 October - 3 December 2005
Literature: Karin Skawran. (ed.) (2005) Walter Battiss: The Gentle Anarchist, Johannesburg: The Standard Bank Gallery. Illustrated in colour on page 45.Karin Skawran. (1989) Battiss and the Spirit of Place, Pretoria: University of South Africa. Illustrated in black and white on page 62.