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Strauss & Co Auction: Joburg


Strauss & Co will be having an Important South Africa and International Art auction on 30 June 2014 at the Wanderers Club in Illovo. Art on auction includes works from Walter Battiss, Marlene Dumas, Cecil Skotness and a Pablo Picasso etching. Of particular interest will be Stanley Pinker’s Camping in the Kouebokkeveld (estimate at R2 000 000 – R3 000 000). It was painted in the same year, 1985, as its acclaimed companion piece Meeting at the Mountains of the moon. A preview of the auction will be taking place from Thursday 26 June to Sunday 29 June 2014 from 10am to 5pm. There will also be a walkabout on Sunday 29 June at 11am. The auction will take place at The Ballroom, The Wanderer's Club, Illovo on 30 June 2014. For more information, contact 011-728-8246. To download the e-catalogue, visit straussart.co.za. Text Lizette Watts