Lot 35
Indonesian Art Sale 2018
Marie Céleste (Mia) Cleton-Lyons Ponsonby (1885- unknown)

Two water buffalos

signed, annotated and dated 'Mia Cleton-Lyons Djokja 1933' (lower right)

oil on canvas, 39x39,5 cm

'Mia Lyons was taught by W. Otto in Bremen, and was a pupil of M. Fiedler in Dresden, both in Germany. She married the artist F. Cleton, settled in Indonesia in 1920. She was a member of the 'Bataviasche Kunstkring' and participated in several of their exhibitions. She made illustrations for 'De Zweep' in 1922 and 1923. Painter, draughtsman and industrial artist.' Source: 'Haks & Maris, Lexicon of Foreign Artists who Visualized Indonesia (1600-1950)', Utrecht, p. 175.

€ 300,00
€ 400,00
€ 400,00

Hamerprijs: € 400