21/07/2022 General News, Timed-Online Auctions
Focussing on the materiality of art, Aspire Art’s thematic collection, P5’22: Painting, Paper, Photography, Patina, Print brings together a range of historic, modern and contemporary art and emphasizes the essential material qualities of the mediums used and the unique possibilities provided to artists.
Works on paper including drawings and watercolours present a unique and intimate insight into the creative process as well as the wider production output of an artist. The medium conveys artistic exploration, experimentation and storytelling. Highlights on this sale include a set of crayon and ink drawings on cards by celebrated Ivorian artist, Frédéric Bruly Bouabré, two technically superb, sensitive drawings by Dumile Feni and a watercolour by modern master George Pemba from 1948.
Look out for easy-to-collect contemporary works by Diane Victor, Andrew Kayser, Lyndi Sales, Onyis Martin, Eugenie Marais, Mongezi Ncaphayi and Samson Mnisi.
Browse and bid on works on paper here (lots 55 – 97)
LEFT | Lot 84 | Blessing Ngobeni, Colbert Mashile & Samson Mnisi, Man with bow tie | Estimate: ZAR 40 000 – 60 000
RIGHT | Lot 63 | Eugenie Marais, Before Sunrise | Estimate: ZAR 12 000 – 14 000