The Professor Leon Strydom Collection and Sixty Years of Collecting Linn Ware, The David Hall Collection

Live Virtual Auction, 10 August 2021

Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art, The Professor Leon Strydom Collection

Sold for

ZAR 73 970
Lot 178
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003


Lot Estimate
ZAR 20 000 - 30 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 73 970

About this Item

South African 1955-
Village Deep, 2003

signed and inscribed 'artist proof' in pencil and embossed with The Artists' Press chopmark in the margin

chine collé silhouette image on de-acidified book page from 'Mines of the Transvaal' (RR Mabson, 5th edition, published by The Statist, London 1908-9) collaged on white BFK Rives paper, 250 gsm, with 25 hand-torn black paper collage elements
image size: 19 by 24,5cm; sheet size: 28,5 by 34,5cm; 56 by 44 by 2,5cm including frame

Notes

From an edition of 60, each impression in the edition has a different book page. 

Provenance

The Professor Leon Strydom Collection.

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