Strauss & co Staff Picks: Modern and Contemporary Art

Online-Only Auction, 26 September - 3 October 2022

Staff Picks

Sold for

ZAR 10 553
Lot 21
  • Wim Blom; Grecian Abstract
  • Wim Blom; Grecian Abstract
  • Wim Blom; Grecian Abstract


Lot Estimate
ZAR 8 000 - 12 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 10 553

About this Item

South African 1927-2021
Grecian Abstract

signed and dated '88

oil on canvas
45 by 54cm excluding frame; 60 by 69 by 5,5cm including frame

Notes

Staff Pick:

 

Wilhelm van Rensburg, Head Curator and Senior Art Specialist: " Perfectly executed in Wim Blom’s characteristic and meticulous style, this work brings together the two major representational traditions of art: realism, in the Grecian head, and abstraction, in the flat surfaces surrounding the head." 

Provenance

Strauss & Co 2019, Johannesburg, 25 November 2019, Lot 238

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