19th Century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art

Live Virtual Auction, 28 June 2022

In/Tangible: South African Abstract Art
About the Session

Strauss & Co's latest live virtual sale takes place on Tuesday 28 June 2022 and includes three sessions of fine art, including a session devoted entirely to Abstract Art created in South Africa. The 308 lots available to browse, bid and buy in these curated sessions include prints, works on paper, paintings, sculptures, ceramics and books.

This special focus session include prints, portfolios, works on paper, paintings, and sculptures, by local artists working in a broad array of Abstract styles (lots 201-299).

To conclude the sale, Strauss & Co is proud to support established artist Jill Trappler’s latest initiative, The Orange Art Project (OAP). OAP introduces children and youth in foster homes throughout the Western Cape to creativity, arts and crafts through a network of diverse professional artists to assist in educational and social development. Local artists and organisations such as Sam Nhlengethwa, LL Editions, Lwando Dlamini and Pat Mautloa have donated artwork to raise funds for this worthy cause (lots 302-308).

19th Century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art Part I
19th Century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art Part II
In/Tangible: South African Abstract Art

Found 106 lots in session 3

Results include Buyer's Premium and VAT
Sidney Goldblatt; Abstract Form
Sidney Goldblatt
Abstract Form
ZAR 75 000 - 85 000
Zoltan Borbereki; Pondo Woman
Zoltan Borbereki
Pondo Woman
ZAR 20 000 - 30 000
Ian Gelb; Female Figure
Ian Gelb
Female Figure
ZAR 10 000 - 15 000
Merle Freund; Abstract Form
Merle Freund
Abstract Form
ZAR 7 000 - 9 000
Sold for ZAR 7 035
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Christiaan Nice; Hillbrow Skyscrapers
Christiaan Nice
Hillbrow Skyscrapers
ZAR 6 000 - 8 000
Dirk Meerkotter; Abstract Composition
Dirk Meerkotter
Abstract Composition
ZAR 4 000 - 6 000
Sold for ZAR 25 036
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Albert Newall; Abstract
Albert Newall
ZAR 6 000 - 8 000
Pranas Domsaitis; Two Figures
Pranas Domsaitis
Two Figures
ZAR 20 000 - 30 000
Sold for ZAR 51 210
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Maurice van Essche; Seated Figure
Maurice van Essche
Seated Figure
ZAR 6 000 - 8 000
Sold for ZAR 4 690
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Jean-Louis Dulaar; Le Grand Nu
Jean-Louis Dulaar
Le Grand Nu
ZAR 30 000 - 50 000
Christo Coetzee; Yellow Baroque Form
Christo Coetzee
Yellow Baroque Form
ZAR 80 000 - 120 000
Christo Coetzee; Head with Roses: Tantra Discontinuity over Self Portrait
Christo Coetzee
Head with Roses: Tantra Discontinuity over Self Portrait "Man 20" Curtain Face, two works conjoined
ZAR 20 000 - 30 000
Sold for ZAR 31 864
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT

Results in green indicate post sales.