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 5 277
Lot 50
  • Cecil Skotnes; Abstract Portrait
  • Cecil Skotnes; Abstract Portrait
  • Cecil Skotnes; Abstract Portrait


Lot Estimate
ZAR 3 000 - 5 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 5 277

About this Item

South African 1926-2009
Abstract Portrait

signed, dated 72 and numbered 34/55

woodcut on paper
image size: 55,5 by 40; sheet size: 63,5 by 47,5cm; 65,5 by 49 by 2cm including frame

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