This April South Africa’s leading fine art auction house Strauss & Co presents a unique opportunity to purchase some of the finest contemporary and historic artworks currently available on the South African market from the comfort of your screen. Strauss & Co’s online auction is also an accessible way for first-timers to get a taste for buying and collecting art with reserve prices starting from as little as R2000. By registering on the site you get to favourite and compare works and there’s also time to read up on your chosen artists before entering your bid.
The Online Auction is open for bids from 08:00 on Mon Apr 2 until 20:00 on Mon Apr 9. Register to bid and browse the auction online here.
There are almost 500 lots to bid for in the auction including paintings, sculpture, art on paper, rare books and decorative items such as antique silverware, glassware and ceramics. Here’s our pick of some the highlights from Strauss & Co’s April Online Auction.
Colour lithographs by Sam Nhlengethwa
Wild Honey by Walter Batiss
Colour Lithographs by Robert Hodgins
Meiji-era Japanese decorative items
Scandinavian Silver jewellery
The Albatross by Cecil Skotnes
The Grass is Greener by Norman Catherine