Part of the Johannesburg Railway Station panels by Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef - painted landscape to the virtual exclusion of everything else. He developed a very distinctive style: Title: may be called Okahandja (this is so similar to linocut with that name).

1913: South African artist Gerard Sekoto is born in Botshabelo. Sekoto is best known for his social realist style paintings of urban South Africa.

1913 - South African artist Gerard Sekoto was born in Botshabelo, Free State. Sekoto is best known for his social realist style paintings of urban South Africa.

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef (1886 - 1957) was born in Pretoria on 13 August 1886, the year Johannesburg was founded. During the Anglo-Boer war, the family left for the Netherlands, where he came into contact with the paintings of the old masters. During 1900, Pierneef studied drawing under an architect at Hilversum. He worked part time in a paint factory, attending night classes in drawing. In 1901 he studied at Rotterdamse Kusakademie.

Bushveld landscape painting by Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef South African Art, Art Galleries in South Africa, South African Artists Photograph by Gunther Stephan.

Self-portrait - Gerard Sekoto

GERARD SEKOTO - Self-Portrait, 1947 - South African modernist and pioneer of urban black art and social realism.

(John) Thomas Baines (27 November 1820 – 8 May 1875) was an English artist and explorer of British colonial southern Africa and Australia.

(John) Thomas Baines November 1820 – 8 May was an English artist and explorer of British colonial southern Africa and Australia.

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Thomas Baines, Thomas Baines with Aborigines near the mouth of the Victoria River, N.T, 1857

Thomas Baines, Thomas Baines with Aborigines near the mouth of the Victoria River, N.T, 1857

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