Online-Only Auction, 20 - 27 September 2021

A number of high-quality and desirable botanical, bird and wildlife artworks – all by established twentieth century artists, including Dick Findlay, Johan Hoekstra, Bronwyn Mellor and Kenneth Newman – are being de-accessioned from the FirstRand (including FNB and RMB) corporate art collection as the acquisition policy is being streamlined to facilitate re-invested in contemporary South African art.

Sold for

R 2 345
Lot 193
Bronwen Mellor; Yellow-Fronted Canaries
  • Bronwen Mellor; Yellow-Fronted Canaries
  • Bronwen Mellor; Yellow-Fronted Canaries
  • Bronwen Mellor; Yellow-Fronted Canaries
  • Bronwen Mellor; Yellow-Fronted Canaries
  • Bronwen Mellor; Yellow-Fronted Canaries

Lot Estimate
R 2 000 - 3 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 2 345

About this Item

South African 20th/21st century
Yellow-Fronted Canaries
signed
watercolour on artist's board
21 by 28cm excluding frame; 57,5 by 65 by 5cm including frame

Notes

FirstRand, including FNB and RMB, are long-term collaborators and partners with the creative arts across South Africa. Over the years, the different businesses have built significant collections, covering diverse art genres. The FirstRand Art Acquisition Policy has been streamlined and has resulted in the collection requiring de-accessioning of an extensive range of high-quality and desirable botanical, bird and wildlife artworks – all by established twentieth century artists.

All proceeds from these auctions will be re-invested in contemporary South African art.


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