Live Auction, 12 November 2018

Sold for

ZAR 45 520
Lot 150
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
  • Cecil Skotnes; The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio

Lot Estimate
ZAR 30 000 - 40 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
ZAR 45 520

About this Item

South African 1926-2009
The Assassination of Shaka, portfolio
A portfolio of 43 woodcuts by Cecil Skotnes with captions by Stephen Gray, 1973, with title and preface, edition limited to 225 copies, this set numbered 91/225, each woodcut signed, dated 73 and numbered 91/225 in pencil in the margin, the title page signed and dated by the artist and signed by the poet, in original linen portfolio.
colour woodcut
each sheet size 50 by 33cm

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