Highlights

South African and International Art

Monday 12 November 2012, Country Club Johannesburg, Woodmead
  • Thomas Baines; Scenery and Wild Animals in South East Africa photographed by Kisch of Durban Natal and Bruton of Port Elizabeth from oil paintings by J.T. Baines
    161
    Thomas Baines
    South African 1820-1875
    Scenery and Wild Animals in South East Africa photographed by Kisch of Durban Natal and Bruton of Port Elizabeth from oil paintings by J.T. Baines,
    R80 000 - 120 000
    (Sold R 423 320)
  • Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; By Fouriesburg, O.V.S
    165
    Jacob Hendrik Pierneef
    South African 1886-1957
    By Fouriesburg, O.V.S,
    oil on board
    38 by 53,5cm

    signed and dated 51

    R300 000 - 400 000
    (Sold R 802 080)
  • Maggie (Maria Magdalena) Laubser; Landscape with Tree, Birds and Distant House
    168
    Maggie (Maria Magdalena) Laubser
    South African 1886-1973
    Landscape with Tree, Birds and Distant House,
    oil on board
    40 by 50cm

    signed

    R400 000 - 600 000
    (Sold R 557 000)
  • Adolph Stephan Friedrich Jentsch; Schaf River mit Tigerrforte
    170
    Adolph Stephan Friedrich Jentsch
    South African 1888-1977
    Schaf River mit Tigerrforte,
    oil on canvas laid down on aluminium
    68 by 98cm

    signed with the artist's initials and dated 1940; signed, dated 1940, inscribed with the title and numbered 36 on the stretcher

    R600 000 - 800 000
    (Sold R 557 000)
  • Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Landscape, Northern Transvaal
    171
    Jacob Hendrik Pierneef
    South African 1886-1957
    Landscape, Northern Transvaal,
    oil on canvas board
    40,5 by 60cm

    signed and dated 43

    R400 000 - 600 000
    (Sold R 579 280)
  • Pieter Hugo Naudé; A Cape Gateway
    172
    Pieter Hugo Naudé
    South African 1868-1941
    A Cape Gateway,
    oil on canvas
    37,5 by 51,5cm

    signed and dated 09

    R300 000 - 400 000
    (Sold R 334 200)
  • Anton van Wouw; The Scout
    175
    Anton van Wouw
    South African 1862-1945
    The Scout, 1910
    bronze with a brown patina
    width: 62,5cm, excluding base; mounted on a wooden base

    signed, inscribed 'SA' and stamped with the foundry mark: G. Massa, Roma

    R750 000 - 1 000 000
    (Sold R 835 500)
  • Maurice Charles Louis van Essche; Water Carriers
    178
    Maurice Charles Louis van Essche
    South African 1906-1977
    Water Carriers,
    oil on canvas
    36,5 by 53,5cm

    signed

    R50 000 - 70 000
    (Sold R 50 130)
  • Rosamund King Everard-Steenkamp; Still Life with Erythrina Caffra
    181
    Rosamund King Everard-Steenkamp
    South African 1907-1946
    Still Life with Erythrina Caffra,
    oil on canvas
    105 by 73cm, including the artist's painted frame

    signed

    R800 000 - 1 200 000
  • William Joseph Kentridge; Iris
    182
    William Joseph Kentridge
    South African 1955-
    Iris,
    hardground etching with drypoint and two hand coloured plates
    image size: 102 by 78cm

    signed, dated '92 and numbered 13/30 in pencil in the margin

    R300 000 - 500 000
    (Sold R 401 040)
  • Jean Max Friedrich Welz; Irises
    183
    Jean Max Friedrich Welz
    South African 1900-1975
    Irises,
    oil on canvas
    60 by 44cm

    signed and dated '50

    R300 000 - 400 000
    (Sold R 612 700)
  • Alexis Preller; Girl with an Oriole
    190
    Alexis Preller
    South African 1911-1975
    Girl with an Oriole,
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    50 by 31,5cm

    signed and dated '48; inscribed with the artist's name and the title in another hand on the reverse

    R600 000 - 900 000
    (Sold R 4 010 400)
  • Robert Griffiths Hodgins; Lyric Suite, triptych
    191
    Robert Griffiths Hodgins
    South African 1920-2010
    Lyric Suite, triptych,
    oil on canvas
    61 by 61cm; 76 by 76cm and 61 by 61cm

    each panel signed, dated 2005, inscribed with the artist's name, title, placement and medium on the reverse

    R500 000 - 700 000
    (Sold R 557 000)
  • Alexis Preller; Egg Box
    202
    Alexis Preller
    South African 1911-1975
    Egg Box,
    oil on canvas
    29 by 39cm

    signed and dated '56

    R250 000 - 350 000
    (Sold R 334 200)
  • Walter Whall Battiss; African Figures
    209
    Walter Whall Battiss
    South African 1906-1982
    African Figures, 1950
    oil on canvas
    60 by 76cm

    signed; signed on the reverse

    R700 000 - 1 000 000
    (Sold R 2 562 200)
  • Adolph Stephan Friedrich Jentsch; Protea Fanvar
    211
    Adolph Stephan Friedrich Jentsch
    South African 1888-1977
    Protea Fanvar,
    oil on canvas
    59 by 79cm

    signed with the artist's initials and dated 1942; signed, dated 1942 and inscribed with the title on the reverse

    R400 000 - 600 000
    (Sold R 445 600)
  • Robert Griffiths Hodgins; Three Golem Figures
    214
    Robert Griffiths Hodgins
    South African 1920-2010
    Three Golem Figures,
    oil and graphite on canvas
    90 by 120cm

    signed, dated 2002, inscribed twice with the artist's name and title, inscribed with the medium and further inscribed 'Begun Sunday 3 March 2002' on the reverse

    R400 000 - 500 000
    (Sold R 891 200)
  • Alexis Preller; Anubis
    215
    Alexis Preller
    South African 1911-1975
    Anubis,
    oil on canvas
    47 by 127,5cm

    signed and dated 65/7

    R600 000 - 900 000
    (Sold R 668 400)
  • Pieter Hugo; Mallam Umaru Ahmadu with Amita, Abuja, Nigeria
    221
    Pieter Hugo
    South African 1976-
    Mallam Umaru Ahmadu with Amita, Abuja, Nigeria,
    archival pigment ink on cotton rag paper
    sheet size: 112 by 110cm

    signed, dated 2005, inscribed with the title and numbered 3/5 in pencil in the margin

    R100 000 - 150 000
  • William Joseph Kentridge; Arched Landscape, from a series of early tests for making stereoscopic drawings
    222
    William Joseph Kentridge
    South African 1955-
    Arched Landscape, from a series of early tests for making stereoscopic drawings,
    charcoal, chalk pastel and gouache
    79 by 76cm

    signed, dated June 2004 and dedicated 'For Wilbert from William'

    R400 000 - 600 000
    (Sold R 445 600)
  • William Joseph Kentridge; Drawing for Faustus in Africa!
    228
    William Joseph Kentridge
    South African 1955-
    Drawing for Faustus in Africa!, 1995
    charcoal and gouache
    55 by 75,5cm

    signed and dedicated 'for Wilbert from William'

    R350 000 - 450 000
    (Sold R 534 720)
  • Edoardo Daniele Villa; Mother and Child
    229
    Edoardo Daniele Villa
    South African 1915-2011
    Mother and Child,
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    height: 199cm

    signed, dated 1965 and numbererd 4/6

    R700 000 - 900 000
    (Sold R 891 200)

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