Modern and Contemporary Art with a focus on The Fairest Cape

Online-Only Auction, 23 - 28 November 2022

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Sculpture, Ceramics and Textiles

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Lot 344
  • Barry Jackson; Dancing Tutu
  • Barry Jackson; Dancing Tutu
  • Barry Jackson; Dancing Tutu

Lot Estimate
ZAR 40 000 - 60 000
Selling Price

About this Item

South African 1949-
Dancing Tutu

signed and numbered 2/15

painted bronze, on a fixed metal base
42 by 24 by 21cm


Barry Jackson is a second-generation South African, of Scottish and Afrikaner descent. He was raised and educated in Zambia and now lives in Cape Town, near the slopes of Table Mountain. Jackson spent two years at the East London School of Art followed by a further year at the Johannesburg School of Art. He is known for his bronze sculptures and is regularly commissioned to create full-figure portraits of historical figures. Among these are OR Tambo, Mahatma Gandhi, Louis van Mauritius, Johannes van der Kemp, Ahmed Kathrada, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, and Nelson Mandela. Jackson’s work is held in many public and private collections both locally and internationally.

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