AUCTION HOUSE LISTINGS

5th Avenue AuctioneersAshbeys GalleriesAspire Art Auctions
Bernardi AuctioneersBonhams JohannesburgChristie's South Africa
Noordhoek AuctioneersOld Johannesburg WarehouseOmni Fine Art Auctioneers
Red! The GalleryRussell Kaplan AuctioneersSandton Auctioneers
Stephen Welz & CoStrauss & Co

LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL AUCTION NEWS

Pierneef, a top-ten African artist at auction, gets his own sale at Strauss & Co in July | Daily Maverick | June 2022
Francis Bacon's portrait of rival and friend Lucian Freud could make more than £35m in London sale | The Art Newspaper | June 2022

TOP LOTS AND HIGHLIGHTS

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Jacob Hendrik Pierneef
The Close of Day, Erongo Mountains, S.W.A, signed and dated '36; signed, dated 1923, oil on canvas, 60 by 75cm

Estimate R2 000 000 - 3 000 000
SOLD: R2 617 400

Strauss & Co
JH Pierneef: En Route Auction July 2022
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Athi-Patra Ruga
Imini Yomjojo (Judgement Day), 2016

Estimate R800 000 - 1 000 000
SOLD: R569 000

Aspire Art Auctions
The Present Future Auction June 2022
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Irma Stern
Portrait of a Woman in a Sari: Roza, oil on canvas 76 by 68cm

Estimate R 4 000 000 - 6 000 000
SOLD: R 5 824 000

Strauss & Co
Irma Stern: Time Auction June 2022
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William Kentridge
The Highveld Style Masked Ball, charcoal and chalk pastel on paper laid down on board, 96 by 70cm

Estimate R 2 800 000 - 3 400 000
SOLD: R 3 641 600

Strauss & Co
Live Virtual Auction May 2022
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Irma Stern
Still life with roses, blue bowl and the artist's brushes in a pot, 1936, Oil on canvas, 66.5 x 52cm

Estimate R3,500 000 - R4 000 000
SOLD: R3 983 000

Aspire Art Auctions
Modern & Contemporary Art Auction November 2021
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Lisa Brice
No Bare Back, after Embah

Estimate $200,000 - $300,000
SOLD: $2 600 000

Sotheby's New York
The Now Auction November 2021

ARTISTS

Edoardo VillaJacob Hendrik PierneefNelson Makamo
Walter BattissWilliam Kentridge