UPCOMING AUCTIONS

Upcoming Auction | Strauss & Co
Irma Stern: Time | Line, Works from the Irma Stern Trust Collection and other properties

8 June 2022


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

Christie's to auction Warhol portrait of Marilyn Monroe estimated at R2bn | The Citizen | March 2022
Magritte 'Masterpiece' Sells for Record-Breaking $79.8 M. During Sotheby's Sale | ARTnews | March 2022
Nude Man Ray Picture Could Become Most Expensive Image Sold At Auction | designTAXI | February 2022
Rare Botticelli sells for $45m at New York auction | The South African | January 2022
Emerging African Artists Have Amassed Nearly $65 Million at Auction Since 2019 | artnet | January 2022

TOP LOTS AND HIGHLIGHTS

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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
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Alexis Preller
Intlambo yochulumanco, Ribbon, leather and thread on canvas, 120 x 179 cm

Estimate R500 000 - R800 000
SOLD: R1 479 400

Aspire Art Auctions
The Collection of Nwabisa Xayiya Live Auction November 2021
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Alexis Preller
Herdboy (Boy with a Flute), 1962, Oil on canvas, 60 by 52cm

Estimate R 1 500 000 - 2 000 000
SOLD: R 2 731 200

Strauss & Co
August Virtual Live Sale 2021
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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

ARTISTS

Edoardo VillaJacob Hendrik PierneefNelson Makamo
Walter BattissWilliam Kentridge