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Africa on Canvas
Afrika op Doek

Item date(s): January 1981

Walter Whall Battiss  (1906-1982) - (featured artist)
Pieter A. Duminy  - (text and photographs by)

Pages: p38
Size: 305mm
Binding: Stapled
Language: English; Afrikaans

Sub-type: Periodical article

Place publication: Pretoria, RSA
Publisher: Department of Foreign Affairs and Information. South African Panorama
Volume 26

Additional notes:

Together with the Afrikaans edition of the same date with the same article in Afrikaans: Afrika op Doek and the Italian edition, dated Aprile 1981, with the article titled: Walter Battiss.

There are six illustrations and the covers by Battiss:

Acrobats (from NESOS)

Photograph of artist Walter Battiss holding one of his paintings with asemic script.

Umpindula bird

Islandlwana and Rorke's Drift (watercolour)

Four buck and two men (watercolour)

Man and bird (Graphic - black and white)

Ref: GB/30662

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