LOT 56: Ernst de Jong – Shells

Winning Bid: R2,100

Screen print on paper
63cm x 51cm
Artist proof

Estimate: R2000 – R3000

Bidder Name Bidding Time Bid
Paddle 59 27 April 2023 7:23 am R2,100
Auction started 20 April 2023 8:00 am
From: To: Increment:
ZAR 0 ZAR 1900 ZAR 100
ZAR 2000 ZAR 4800 ZAR 200
ZAR 5000 ZAR 9500 ZAR 500
ZAR 10000 ZAR 19000 ZAR 1000
ZAR 20000 ZAR 48000 ZAR 2000
ZAR 50000 ZAR 95000 ZAR 5000
ZAR 100000 ZAR 490000 ZAR 10000
ZAR 500000 ZAR 980000 ZAR 20000
ZAR 1000000+ ZAR 50000

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(SA 1934-2016)

Ernst de Jong was the artist behind the sketches of the animals on the South African banknotes.

During his career he held more than 50 solo exhibitions and was the founder of the Ernst de Jong academy of fine arts in Pretoria.

De Jong also offered design and painting classes at various universities in South Africa, Norway and New York.