Walter Battiss

Collection by Karin Dempsey Greenwood

Karin Dempsey Greenwood
Walter Battiss (1906 - 1982) | Karoo, Somerset East, South Africa        | Field: painting, printmaking, sculpture, drawing, collage   | Nationality: South African   | Art Movement: Naïve Art (Primitivism), Pop Art

Walter Battiss - 154 artworks - painting

Walter Battiss lived in the XX cent., a remarkable figure of South African Naïve Art (Primitivism) and Abstract Art. Find more works of this artist at – best visual art database.

Walter Battiss: Swimmers

Exhibition Work / Allusions of Abstraction - 2013 / Walter Battiss: Swimmers - SOLD

walter battiss fook island


Having recently read a short piece on Walter Battiss' Fook Island, this vintage skirt seemed to me the perfect piece to channel Battiss' utopian island ideals. Walter Battiss (1906-1982) is widely considered the most important South African painter of the 20th century. Influenced by Ndebele beadwork, calligraphy, and archaeology, Battiss traveled throughout Africa creating religiously symbolic work that gained an international following after a visit to Europe in 1949, where he met and…

WALTER BATISS | Design Heard


A collection of inspiring, creative and thoughtful images from all over the web. All fine art in my eyes

Walter Battiss oil on board

Walter Battiss oil on board

Walter Battiss

Walter Battiss

Walter Battiss, Bird, Tree, Man @artsy

Walter Battiss | Bird, Tree, Man (ca. 1972) | Artsy

From Luvey 'n Rose, Walter Battiss, Bird, Tree, Man (ca. 1972), Colour Screenprint, 64 × 45 cm