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 seasoned collectors. Important blue-chip artists like William Kentridge, JH Pierneef, Alexis Preller and Irma Stern are introduced with helpful biographies.


Top Artists

Our top 12 artists at auction.


Irma Stern; Two Arabs
276 lots sold for R 531 593 616
Jacob Hendrik Pierneef; Farm Jonkershoek with Twin Peaks Beyond, Stellenbosch
601 lots sold for R 292 764 522
Alexis Preller; Boy with a Crocodile
201 lots sold for R 205 239 883
William Kentridge; Iris
482 lots sold for R 127 903 210
Maggie Laubser; Shepherd Seated with his Flock
215 lots sold for R 79 178 440
Walter Battiss; African Figures
717 lots sold for R 71 605 828
Robert Hodgins; J'accuse
361 lots sold for R 68 933 110
Anton van Wouw; Paul Kruger
59 lots sold for R 51 880 611
Cecil Skotnes; African Figures
464 lots sold for R 51 670 093
Gregoire Boonzaier; Bo-Kaap, Overlooking Table Bay
603 lots sold for R 41 871 399
Erik Laubscher; Still Life with Coffee Pot and Fruit
103 lots sold for R 34 634 258
Hugo Naudé; Namaqualand in Spring
208 lots sold for R 30 623 051
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