Live Virtual Auction, 28 June 2022

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).

Sold for

Lot 253
  • Christiaan Nice; Hillbrow Skyscrapers
  • Christiaan Nice; Hillbrow Skyscrapers
  • Christiaan Nice; Hillbrow Skyscrapers

Lot Estimate
ZAR 6 000 - 8 000
Selling Price

About this Item

South African 1939-2020
Hillbrow Skyscrapers
signed and dated 71
oil on board
41 by 71cm excluding frame; 50 by 80 by 3,5cm including frame


Acquired from the artist by the current owner. 

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