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Maggie Laubser 1 edition

Cover of: Maggie Laubser | Johann Van Rooyen

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This book is a monograph on the life and work of Maggie Laubser ((14 April 1886–17 May 1973), the South African painter.



'I still delight in it when people find pleasure in my work. To paint is to reach out, hoping that one will touch. One wants to be understood' Maggie Laubser
Page 7, added by Raymond Ellis.
In November 1924, after a sojourn of more than ten years abroad, Maggie Laubser came back to South Africa from Berlin.
Page 7, added by Raymond Ellis.

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Maggie Laubser

Published 1974 by C. Struik Publishers in Cape Town and Johannesburg .

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 6
Altyd lig 7
References and biographical notes 22
Key to symbols 23
Titles of works reproduced 23
Reproductions 24
Chronology 60
List of exhibitions 61
Index 64

The Physical Object

Number of pages
24 x 28 x .6 centimeters
380 grams


  • Author
    Johan van Rooyen
  • Dedicated to
    Ruth Prowse
  • Series General Editor
    Charles Du Ry
  • Interior Photos
    Renzo Piccolo
  • Interior Photos
    Alain Proust
  • Interior Design
    Valerie Phipps-Smith

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History Created December 28, 2011 · 5 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

December 18, 2014 Edited by Jessamyn West merge authors
December 29, 2011 Edited by Raymond Ellis Added new cover
December 28, 2011 Edited by Raymond Ellis Edited without comment.
December 28, 2011 Edited by Raymond Ellis Edited without comment.
December 28, 2011 Created by Raymond Ellis Added new book.