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

Online-Only Auction, 22 - 29 August 2022

Eastern Cape Focus
About the Session

Strauss & Co’s August online sale shines the spotlight on Eastern Cape artists. The region's struggle history, distinct landscapes, and rich indigenous culture contributed to the country's artistic and literary canon. This session features artists such as George Pemba, Penny Siopis, Norman Catherine, Brian Bradshaw, Estelle Marais, Benjamin Coutouvidis, Helen Timms, Cecil Skotnes, and Michael Hallier. The session is specially curated by senior art specialist Ian Hunter, who hails from the Eastern Cape.


Sold for

ZAR 5 002
Lot 23
  • Joss Nell; A Frugal Meal
  • Joss Nell; A Frugal Meal
  • Joss Nell; A Frugal Meal


Lot Estimate
ZAR 6 000 - 8 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 5 002

About this Item

South African 1935-2017
A Frugal Meal

signed and dated 1958; inscribed with the title on the reverse

oil on canvas laid down board
54 by 39cm excluding frame; 60,5 by 45,5 by 2,5cm including frame

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