THE CAVERSHAM PRESS GROUP
ASPIRE X THE CAVERSHAM PRESS
Celebrating the history and legacy of The Caversham Press
Aspire Art Auctions offers collectors a unique opportunity to acquire rare and sought after limited editioned prints by leading South African artists with an exclusively curated auction of 90 original prints from the iconic Caversham Press.
The Aspire X Caversham auction is now open for bidding online and will conclude with a live auction on Thursday 19 March at 7 pm in Johannesburg.
The distinct range of prints by 46 artists are all in mint condition, bearing The Caversham Press chopmark. Technically superb, the works are of varied themes and subject matter - from the politically relevant to the symbolic to the powerfully expressive.
Featured artists include among others:
Andrew Verster, Andries Botha, Bonnie Ntshalintshali, Colbert Mashile, Colin Richards, David Koloane, Deborah Bell, Gavin Younge, Joni Brenner, Malcolm Payne, Marion Arnold, Helen Sebidi, Norman Catherine, Penny Siopis, Peter Clarke, Peter Schütz, Robert Hodgins, Sthembiso Sibisi, Walter Oltmann and William Kentridge.
Iconic works include William Kentridge’s large etching Felix in Exile and Robert Hodgin’s Little Morals suite of hand-coloured etchings as well as the intricate works by Peter Clarke, Helen Sibidi and Sthembiso Sibisi’s lithograph Burning Hill.
ONLINE BIDDING OPENS: 9 March 2020 | 9am
LIVE AUCTION: 19 March 2020 | 7pm
VENUE: Aspire offices, Illovo, Jhb
ENQUIRIES: +27 11 243 5243 firstname.lastname@example.org
ROBERT HODGINS, I SAY, OLD CHAP!
Estimate: R25,000 - R35,000
LEFT: MMAKGABO MMAPULA MMANGANKATO HELEN SEBIDI, LIKE A DREAM
Estimate: R4,000 - R8,000
RIGHT: STHEMBISO SIBISI, THE BURNING HILL
Estimate: R2,000 - R4,000
MXOLISI NYEZWA, VUSI ZWANE AND SIMPHIWE CEBEKHULU, SONGS FROM THE EARTH, ARTIST'S BOOK
Estimate: R15,000 - R20,000
WILLIAM KENTRIDGE, UBU NILES BRUTUS, ARTIST'S BOOK
Estimate: R20,000 - R30,000
DEBORAH BELL, ROBERT HODGINS AND WILLIAM KENTRIDGE, LITTLE MORALS FRONTIS
Estimate: R40,000 - R60,000
WILLIAM KENTRIDGE, UNTITLED (FELIX IN EXILE)
Estimate: R350,000 - R450,000
PETER CLARKE, YOU REALLY MUST COME SOMETIME
Estimate: R10,000 - R20,000