Auction Reports

Stephan Welz & Co.

Auction Info

Auction Name
Premium Hybrid-Live Auction
Auction Date
07/27/2021 - 07/29/2021
Sale Number
#72721
Total Lots
122
Sold Lots
72
Lots Sold
59.02%
Unsold Lots
50
Total Sales (ZAR)
602,515.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (ZAR)
371,500.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (ZAR)
556,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (ZAR)
999,100.00
High Estimate of All Lots (ZAR)
1,313,300.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
45.88%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
319 William Joseph Kentridge (South Africa 1955-)

UNTITLED (FOUR SHADOWS)

ZAR 60,000.00 - 90,000.00 ZAR 79,950.00
312 Robert Griffiths Hodgins (South Africa 1920-2010)

…AN ÜBER SOMETHING FROM UPPER SOMEWHERE

2007 ZAR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 ZAR 49,200.00
316 Deborah Margaret Bell (South Africa 1957 - ), Robert Griffiths Hodgins (England 1920 - 2010), William Joseph Kentridge (South Africa 1955 - )

TAKING LIBERTIES-

ZAR 25,000.00 - 35,000.00 ZAR 43,050.00
309 Robert Griffiths Hodgins (South Africa 1920-2010)

THE COLONEL DRUNK

2007 ZAR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 ZAR 27,060.00
317 Jabulane Sam Nhlengethwa (South Africa 1955-)

TRIBUTE TO WILLIAM KENTRIDGE

2008 ZAR 12,000.00 - 16,000.00 ZAR 24,600.00
311 Robert Griffiths Hodgins (South Africa 1920-2010)

YES, YES, SARN MAJOR SIR!

2007 ZAR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 ZAR 20,910.00
407 Guy Tillim (South Africa 1962-)

KUNHINGA PORTRAITS: FIORINDA NGOMA, HER MOTHER ROSALIA NAHAMBA HOLDS BABY FILOMINA HARINDA, HER SISTER ROSALI SINDALI HOLDS BABY GUERRA

ZAR 18,000.00 - 24,000.00 ZAR 19,680.00
329 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

GHOST HEAD

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 18,450.00
332 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

HEART, ELEPHANT AND BIRD

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 18,450.00
342 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

JOSEPH

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 15,990.00
315 Jabulane Sam Nhlengethwa (South Africa 1955-)

TRIBUTE TO DUMISANI MABASO

2003 ZAR 12,000.00 - 16,000.00 ZAR 14,760.00
337 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

THE SECOND LEVEL (Purgatory 13)

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 14,760.00
327 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

SURREALIST KING

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 12,300.00
328 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

THE OMELETTE

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 12,300.00
408 George Hallett (South Africa 1942-2020)

CARDIFF ROAD, 1968 SIMON'S TOWN

ZAR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 ZAR 12,300.00
321 John Ndevasia Muafangejo (Angola 1943-1987)

A FRIEND OF DOGS WHO CAN HUNT THE KUDU WITH THEM

1970 ZAR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 ZAR 9,840.00
336 Salvador Dalí (Spain 1904-1989)

THE FACE OF VIRGIL (Purgatory 10)

ZAR 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 ZAR 9,840.00
345 Henry Spencer Moore (England 1898-1986)

STORM AT FORTE DEI MARMI

1970 ZAR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 ZAR 9,840.00
350 Claudette Schreuders (South Africa 1973-)

NOTE TO SELF

2017 ZAR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 ZAR 9,840.00
370 Bettie Cilliers-Barnard (South Africa 1914-2010)

SIMBOLE/SYMBOLS

1969 ZAR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 ZAR 9,840.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
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