Johannesburg Auction Week

Live Virtual Auction, 3 November 2022

Modern and Contemporary Art, Part I

Sold for

ZAR 39 830
Lot 92
  • Walter Battiss; Orgy 3
  • Walter Battiss; Orgy 3
  • Walter Battiss; Orgy 3


Lot Estimate
ZAR 35 000 - 45 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 39 830

About this Item

South African 1906-1982
Orgy 3

signed, numbered 2/30 and inscribed with the title in pencil in the margin

colour screenprint on paper
42 by 61,5cm excluding frame; 52 by 71,5 by 3,5cm including frame

Literature

Karin Skawran (ed.) (2005) Walter Battiss: Gentle Anarchist, Johannesburg: Standard Bank Gallery. Another example from the edition is illustrated on page 153.

Warren Siebrits (curator) (2016) Walter Battiss: I invented myself, The Jack Ginsberg Collection. Johannesburg: The Ampersand Foundation. Another example from the edition illustrated in colour on page 121.

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