19th Century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art

Live Virtual Auction, 28 June 2022

In/Tangible: South African Abstract Art
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

ZAR 4 690
Lot 276
  • Zander Blom; The Black Hole Universe. Chapter 1. Scene 002; São Paulo; 2009
  • Zander Blom; The Black Hole Universe. Chapter 1. Scene 002; São Paulo; 2009
  • Zander Blom; The Black Hole Universe. Chapter 1. Scene 002; São Paulo; 2009
  • Zander Blom; The Black Hole Universe. Chapter 1. Scene 002; São Paulo; 2009


Lot Estimate
ZAR 4 000 - 6 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 4 690

About this Item

South African 1982-
The Black Hole Universe. Chapter 1. Scene 002; São Paulo; 2009
C-print on Kodak Endura metallic gloss paper
sheet size: 60 by 87cm

Exhibited

Another example from this edition exhibited at Stevenson, Cape Town, Paintings. Drawings. Photos (solo show), 9 September to 16 October 2010.

Literature

Zander Blom (2013) Paintings; Volume 1; 2010-2012, Cape Town: Stevenson, another example from this edition illustrated in colour on page 28.

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