Strauss & co Staff Picks: Modern and Contemporary Art

Online-Only Auction, 26 September - 3 October 2022

Staff Picks

Sold for

ZAR 49 245
Lot 12
  • Dylan Lewis; Sitting Leopard Maquette III
  • Dylan Lewis; Sitting Leopard Maquette III
  • Dylan Lewis; Sitting Leopard Maquette III


Lot Estimate
ZAR 30 000 - 40 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 49 245

About this Item

South African 1964-
Sitting Leopard Maquette III

signed, numbered 29/100 and S79 and impressed with the Sculpture Casting Services foundry mark; inscribed with the artist's name, the title, and casting date (04/2003) on a label under the base 

bronze with dark brown patina on a wooden base
height: 15cm including base; height: 11cm excluding base; width: 16,5cm; depth: 8cm

Notes

Staff Pick:

 

Stacey Brindley, Assistant & Logistics: "I love this work because Dylan Lewis has an incredible talent which captures the animal's muscularity, elegance and physical strength, a very powerful sculpture"

 

Sophie-Louise Froehlich, Decorative Arts Specialist: "Love the Dylan Lewis. I love how he uses the medium of bronze to bring his animals to life."

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