Modern and Contemporary Art with a focus on The Fairest Cape

Online-Only Auction, 23 - 28 November 2022

Strauss & Co Cape Town is moving office.

Strauss & Co Cape Town is currently in the process of relocating to our new permanent office at Brickfield Canvas, Woodstock, Cape Town.

Lots will be in transit between spaces, should you wish to collect, bookings are essential at least 1 working day before you intend to collect.

Collections between 5 and 9 December: The Oval, 1st Floor Colinton House, 1 Oakdale Road, Newlands.

Collections between 12 and 15 December: 35 Brickfield Road, Brickfield Canvas, Woodstock.

Call the office on +27 21 683 6560 to make a booking.

About the Session

Amongst the wide array on offer there is an opportunity to acquire high quality paintings which represent excellent value, having found their way back onto the market at realistic estimates and include still lifes, figural, landscapes and abstract paintings.    

  • Eris Silke; The Lady of Marat
  • Eris Silke; The Lady of Marat
  • Eris Silke; The Lady of Marat

Lot Estimate
ZAR 18 000 - 24 000

About this Item

Eris Silke
South African 1947-
The Lady of Marat

signed; inscribed with the artist's name, dated 1982, title and medium on a University of Cape Town label adhered to the reverse and on the stretcher 

acrylic on canvas
181,5 by 60,5cm excluding frame; 194 by 73 by 9cm including frame


Primart Gallery.

University of Cape Town Art Collection.

Die Kunskamer, Cape Town. 


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