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

Online-Only Auction, 22 - 29 August 2022

Objects from Coba Diederiks Interior
About the Session

Strauss & Co is pleased to present the Coba Diederiks Collection. An avid supporter of many artists, Coba Diedricks' home in Onrus was a joy to behold, a virtual Aladdin’s cave of artistic delights, including oils by Judith Mason, Jacobus Kloppers and Piet van Heerden, watercolours by Adolph Jentsch and Cecil Higgs, and a mouth-watering collection of sculptures by Caroline van der Merwe, Bridget Randall and Jaco Sieberhagen, who is a personal friend. Her long association with the art world has left its mark and we are indeed privileged to be offering these paintings and sculptures on her behalf.


Sold for

ZAR 5 277
Lot 87
  • Cecil Higgs; Shells
  • Cecil Higgs; Shells
  • Cecil Higgs; Shells


Lot Estimate
ZAR 5 000 - 7 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 5 277

About this Item

South African 1898-1986
Shells

signed and dated 81

mixed media on paper
34,5 by 38cm excluding frame; 60,5 by 60 by 2cm including frame

Provenance

The Coba Diederiks Collection.

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