Dar-es-Salaam is an oil painting produced in 1926 by South African painter Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef.
The artist Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef was a landscape artist from South Africa who was considered widely as one of the best artist among the old South African artists. He always signed and inscribed the title of his paintings on the reverse. This painting belongs to the late Thomas William Nicolaas Hitge who owned this painting as a private collection and he was also one of the founding members of the Pretoria law firm.
Thomas William Nicolaas Hitge was personal friend of Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef who acquired the painting from him as said by his family members and hung the painting it in his house. The artist Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef was born on August 13, 1886 in Pretoria, South Africa and died on November 14, 1957 in Pretoria, South Africa. The dimension of the painting Dar-es-Salaam were 60 cm x 98.5cm