Artists

From Albert Adams to Portia Zvavahera, Strauss & Co maintains a detailed database of every artist sold at auction since 2009. Whether it is painting, sculpture, works on paper, photography, ceramics or new media, this searchable database lists by artist every lot offered and provides aggregated data useful to collectors. Famous South African artists like William Kentridge, JH Pierneef, Alexis Preller and Irma Stern are introduced with helpful biographies along with the best contemporary artists.



Top Artists at Auction

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Irma Stern; Children Reading the Koran
457 lots sold for ZAR 671 351 244
Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Farm Jonkershoek with Twin Peaks Beyond, Stellenbosch
840 lots sold for ZAR 414 544 016
Alexis Preller; Boy with a Crocodile
291 lots sold for ZAR 240 590 783
William Kentridge; Peonies with Book
680 lots sold for ZAR 184 574 607
Maggie Laubser; Shepherd Seated with his Flock
263 lots sold for ZAR 94 977 343
Robert Hodgins; J'accuse
506 lots sold for ZAR 82 061 542
Walter Battiss; African Figures
886 lots sold for ZAR 79 041 152
Anton van Wouw; Paul Kruger
68 lots sold for ZAR 59 580 794
Cecil Skotnes; African Figures
586 lots sold for ZAR 57 524 148
Gregoire Boonzaier; Bo-Kaap, Overlooking Table Bay
770 lots sold for ZAR 51 010 871
Vladimir Tretchikoff; Still Life with Magnolias in a Vase
60 lots sold for ZAR 46 986 629
Erik Laubscher; Still Life with Coffee Pot and Fruit
129 lots sold for ZAR 42 786 985