Ending 26th Jul, 2022 18:37

P5'22: Painting, Paper, Photography, Patina & Print

Lot 74
Lot 74 - Beezy Bailey (South Africa 1962-)


Beezy Bailey (South Africa 1962-)
London Crossing

charcoal, pastel and watercolour on paper

Artwork date: 2006
Signature details: signed and dated bottom right; inscribed with the title and inscribed with the artist's name, the title, medium and dimensions on an Everard Read Gallery label on the reverse
Location: Cape Town

Sold for R46,900
Estimated at R40,000 - R60,000


charcoal, pastel and watercolour on paper

Artwork date: 2006
Signature details: signed and dated bottom right; inscribed with the title and inscribed with the artist's name, the title, medium and dimensions on an Everard Read Gallery label on the reverse
Location: Cape Town


136 x 110 cm; framed size: 153 x 124 x 4.5 cm


Private collection, Cape Town.

Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town.


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Auction: P5'22: Painting, Paper, Photography, Patina & Print, ending 26th Jul, 2022


Focussing on the materiality of art, Aspire Art presents a thematic collection that brings together a range of historic, modern and contemporary artworks in various media, artistic processes and subject matter to emphasise the creative value that art holds.

 With over 200 works in the collection, the auction gives new and established collectors a unique opportunity to access extraordinary artistic concepts in Painting (lots 1-54), Paper (lots 55-97), Photography (lots 98-104), Patina or sculpture (lots 105-115) and Print (lots 116-211).

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