Oliewenhuis Collections | National Museum
Oliewenhuis Art Museum is still a relatively young museum even by South African standards. Since its establishment in 1989, the Museum has shown a steady and interesting growth in its collection.
Bushveld Panorama (Pierneef Style)
SOLD by Gallery 91, Somerset West, South Africa This is not a real scene, but a created landscape. My main aim was to recreate the sense of awe and humility that I experienced as a young man when our family and I visited the Transvaal Bushveld and Kruger Game Reserve. It was not so much the animals that impressed me, but the landscape with its vast open spaces, contrasted by the peace and quiet of smaller, almost intimate scenes close by. These trees are my interpretation of the vast…