19th century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts and Jewellery

including highly important paintings from The Shill Collection and The Late Sol Munitz Collection, The Dr Johan Bolt Collection of Cape Furniture and The Dr JR and Mary Strong Collection of Chinese and Japanese Ceramics and Works of Art

Cape Town  |  10:00am Mon 18 Mar 2019


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Robert Gwelo Goodman; The Old Town House, Cape Town
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Lot 531

South African 1871-1939
The Old Town House, Cape Town
inscribed with the artist's name, title and dated 1918 on a brass plaque affixed to the reverse
oil on canvas
62.5 by 75cm excluding frame

Sold for R 480 000
Including Buyer's Premium and VAT R 546 240

Estimate R 300 000 - 500 000

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Die Kunskamer, Cape Town.

Joyce Newton Thompson (1951) Gwelo Goodman: A South African Artist, London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. Illustrated on page 51, dated 1920.

Michael Stevenson (1990) 'Art - What's it really worth?', Lantern, August. Illustrated in colour on page 48.

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