- (compiled by) Pieter A. Duminy
- (compiled by) Bruce Attwood
- (printed by) Neville E. Dubow
- (tribute by) Karin Skawran
- (tribute by) Esmé Berman
- (tribute by) Johan van Rooyen
- (tribute by) Phyllis Konya
- (tribute by) Linda Goodman
- (tribute by) Walter Whall Battiss
(1906-1982) - (title)
Pages: 32pp Size: 315mm, oblong Edition: One of 1000 copies
Place publication: Pietermaritzburg, RSA Publisher: D&S Publishers ART 1813 (GB/50118) Battiss bibliography 28
Additional notes: Chronological biography.
Short list of exhibitions.
Publications by Battiss (including books and articles).
Bound in green Buckram.
Including the prospectus.
Special copy (#10/100) bound in brown Buckram (with damaged cover) with an original watercolour of a vase of flowers, on the inside endpaper inscribed: To precious Marlene & Abie. BIG LOVE. Walter 16.9.81.
Reference note: Included with this lot were the following items:
1. A greeting card with inscription and dated Christmas 1981 together with an envelope re-addressed to the recipients in Battiss's hand. Battiss has used an envelope addressed to him without re-stamping it which resulted in the receipients having to pay A 10 cent fine!
2. an exhibition catalogue RAU 1-20.3.82. signed and inscribed by Battiss "To my very dear Marlene & Abe. Big love. Walter Battiss. 2.3.82."
3. A greeting card designed by Walter Battiss sent to Abe & Marlene Erasmus.
4. Two newspaper cuttings from Die Transvaler. 30/10/1981 and 20/12/1985.
5. Bernardi's auction catalogue in which this is Lot 210.
Exhibition notes: ISBN: 0-620-05083-7
Tributes to Walter Battiss Phyllis Konya G. Muller Ballot Linda A. Givon (Goodman) Johan van Rooyen Karin Skawran Neville E. Dubow Esmé Berman