Sun, 31st Oct 2021 11:00

Art, Life and Love: The Collection of Nwabisa Xayiya (Live Auction)

 
  Lot 69
 
Lot 69 - Philip  Barlow (South Africa 1968-)

69

Philip Barlow (South Africa 1968-)
Man in the city

oil on canvas

Artwork date: 2009
Signature details: signed and dated bottom right

(Qty: 1)

138.5 x 208; framed size: 145 x 214 x 6 cm

Provenance:

Johans Borman Fine Art, Cape Town.

Sold for R108,110
Estimated at R30,000 - R50,000


Condition report

The condition is good. Minor scuff marks to the frame commensurate with the size of artwork.

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oil on canvas

Artwork date: 2009
Signature details: signed and dated bottom right

(Qty: 1)

138.5 x 208; framed size: 145 x 214 x 6 cm

Provenance:

Johans Borman Fine Art, Cape Town.

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Auction: Art, Life and Love: The Collection of Nwabisa Xayiya (Live Auction), Sun, 31st Oct 2021

This October, 2021, we are honoured to present Art, Life and Love:  The Collection of Nwabisa Xayiya, a single owner auction showcasing the cultivated taste and style of Nwabisa Xayiya.

The auction will offer best of class examples by great modernists as well as exciting contemporary pieces. Notable is a selection of work by painter George Pemba, whose brilliant palette held a special place in Nwabisa’s heart. There is also a set of impressive urban scenes and portraits by Gerard Sekoto and a rarely seen Alexis Preller, a glorious Robert Hodgins, and varied examples of Dumile Feni’s early work along with others from his later New York period.

Within the contemporary offering, there are outstanding works by Blessing Ngobeni, Sam Nhlengethwa, William Kentridge, Teresa Firmino, Athi-Patra Ruga, Kudzanai Chiurai, Nelson Makamo, Owusu-Ankomah and Nicholas Hlobo, amongst others. 

Viewing

Lots will be on view at the Xayiya residence: 63 4th Street, Houghton, Johannesburg
Saturday 23 October to Saturday 30 October from 10 am to 6 pm

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