There has been an increase recently in the export of South African art and objects of heritage value and we regularly deal with queries regarding the relocation of art works. All art and objects of [...]
Monique Weston is based in Johannesburg as our silver, carpet, furniture and clock specialist. Take note of this highly-motivated expert, she is taking our department to new heights. Get to know Monique Weston: When and [...]
There has been a remarkable uptick in personalised number plates going on auction globally. According to Fin24 a businessman from India, Balwinder Sahani, paid R 125 million (33 million dirhams) for the Dubai number plate [...]
We’re approaching our last sale of the year and I am proud to share some of the impressive lots consigned.
The sale contains three Pierneefs, Cottage in a Karoo Landscape, an oil on canvas with a low estimate of R700 000, Union Buildings from Prinshof, a linocut estimated at R25 000-35 000 and Rustenburg, Bethanie, a watercolour with a low estimate of R50 000.
Own a Peter Clarke original Peter Clarke (1929 – 2014) was considered one of the leading artists in South Africa. Clarke was a master of many media but will be remembered for his paintings, graphic [...]
Anti-apartheid art work: Sandy bay Painting Set for Record Price at Auction. Article by The Citizen, 07 October 2016 Out of sight for nearly 50 years, Peter Clarke’s painting “Sandy Bay”, reflecting local Capetonians [...]
A magnificent 1973 Maserati Khamsin that lay forgotten in the corner of a car workshop for many years, was one of four thoroughbreds of the motoring industry that came under the hammer at the Stephan [...]
Our Erica auction in Johannesburg on 30 & 31 August 2016 offered up some remarkable results. We were able to provide our Johannesburg clientele amazing offerings. Here are some of our highlights: Lot 473 Fanie [...]
A rare classic 1973 Maserati Khamsin demo car recently found its way from a corner of a Johannesburg workshop to pride of place on the Stephan Welz and Co auction room floor. Designed by Marcello [...]
Stephan Welz & Co. has a proud track record of developing specialists from the grassroots level thanks to our Angel Programme. One of the biggest successes in our history is undoubtedly Sophie-Louise Frohlich. Learn more [...]
Since the dawn of the monarchy in Europe, some of the most exquisite and luxurious pieces of jewellery have been bestowed upon European royalty. Just the very mention of the words monarch and jewels and [...]
Pierneef se olieverfwerk sorg vir 'n veilinghoogtepunt A View through the Trees deur J.H. Pierneef. J.H. Pierneef se A View through the Trees is een van die hoogtepunte in vandag se veiling deur Stephan Welz [...]
NOTABLE South African artworks, with Pierneef s A View Through The Trees as a centrepiece, was on offer at the Stephan Welz & Co auction in Sandton on Tuesday and Wednesday. Estimated to fetch between [...]