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

The Most Expensive Artworks by Pablo Picasso Ever Sold at Auction | ARTnews | June 2021
May 2021 Auction Results | 5th Avenue Auctioneers | June 2021
Warhol NFTs sold for about $3.38 million via Christie's | Art Daily | May 2021
Drawings by Nelson Mandela, Matisse painting to be auctioned for UAE's 100 Million Meals campaign | Arab News | May 2021
The principle of provenance in the art world | Fourways Review | May 2021
$70.4 M. Monet Tops Sotheby's $597 M. Evening Sales | ARTnews | May 2021
A Basquiat Painting Just Sold for $93.1 Million at Christie's | Daily Maverick | May 2021
Da Vinci's 'Head of Bear' drawing seen fetching up to $16 million | Reuters | May 2021

TOP LOTS AND HIGHLIGHTS

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Athi-Patra Ruga
Uzukile the Elder, 2013, wool, thread, artificial flowers and spray paint on tapestry canvas, 200 x 190 cm

Estimate R 340 000 - R442 000
SOLD: R 437 328

Aspire X Art Curial
June 2021
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Dylan Lewis
Stalking Cheetah II, bronze, 54 x 118 x 28 cm

Estimate R 425 000 - R594 000
SOLD: R 1 565 174

Aspire X Art Curial
June 2021
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Jo Roos
Pair of Steenbok, each signed, bronze with a grey-green patina

Estimate R 40 000 - 60 000
SOLD: R 117 250

Strauss & Co
May Online Only Auction 2021
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Irma Stern
Seated Zanzibar Women, Ink, Signed & Dated 1963, 45 x 33

Estimate R 40,000 - R 60,000
SOLD: R 48,000

5th Avenue Auctioneers
May 2021
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Jacob Hendrik Pierneef
Landscape With Trees Near Daspoort Pretoria, Oil, Signed & Dated '15, 50 x 75

Estimate R 650,000 - R 850,000
SOLD: R 620,000

5th Avenue Auctioneers
May 2021
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Sydney Kumalo
Saint Francis, signed with the artist's initial and numbered V/X, bronze with a brown patina on a wooden base, height: 69cm

Estimate R 1 200 000 - R1 800 000
SOLD: R 3 755 400

Strauss & Co
May 2021

ARTISTS

Edoardo VillaJacob Hendrik PierneefNelson Makamo
Walter BattissWilliam Kentridge