11th Feb, 2018 15:00

Contents of Deodar House Live Auction

Lot 97
Lot 97 - Chenjerai Chiripanyanga (Zimbabwe 1971-)


Chenjerai Chiripanyanga (Zimbabwe 1971-)

carved stone

Signature details: each signed

Sold for R73,892
Estimated at R20,000 - R30,000


carved stone

Signature details: each signed


Standing 164 x 128 x 30 cm; Floor: 4 x 122 x 104 cm

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Auction: Contents of Deodar House Live Auction, 11th Feb, 2018

Aspire Art Auctions were delighted to be entrusted with the sale of the contents of Deodar House, a resplendent home with immaculate gardens in the peaceful and leafy Johannesburg suburb of Illovo. Its owners had amassed an eclectic, impeccably curated, and valuable collection of fine art, decorative arts, furniture, jewellery, watches, and wine. The entire contents of the house were brought to auction, with all seller’s proceeds from the sale donated to leukaemia charities.


Wednesday 7 February 2018 | 10 am – 4 pm
Thursday 8 February 2018 | 10 am – 4 pm
Friday 9 February 2018 | 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 10 February 2018 | 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday 11 February 2018 | 10 am – 3 pm

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