Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art

Live Virtual Auction, 5 - 6 April 2022

Art: Evening Sale

Sold for

ZAR 102 420
Lot 505
  • Alexis Preller; The Lobster
  • Alexis Preller; The Lobster
  • Alexis Preller; The Lobster
  • Alexis Preller; The Lobster
  • Alexis Preller; The Lobster


Lot Estimate
ZAR 100 000 - 150 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 102 420

About this Item

South African 1911-1975
The Lobster

signed and dated '50

oil on canvas laid down on board
6,5 by 10cm excluding frame; 22 by 26 by 3,5cm including frame

Provenance

A wedding gift from the artist to the current owner.

The Coba Diederiks Collection.

Literature

Deichmann (1986) Die Werk van Alexis Preller 1934-1948 'n Catalogue Raisonné, unpublished master's dissertation University of Pretoria, catalogue number 472.

Esmé Berman and Karel Nel (2009) Alexis Preller: Africa, the Sun and Shadows, Johannesburg: Shelf Publishing, page 278.

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