Kudzanai-Violet Hwami

Adam and Steve joined by the knee, a study

Found at Bonhams, London
Modern & Contemporary African Art, Lot 22
17. Mar - 17. Mar 2021
Estimate: 30.000 - 50.000 GBP
Price realised: 81.500 GBP
Kudzanai-Violet Hwami (Zimbabwean, born 1993)
Adam and Steve joined by the knee, a study
signed, dated and inscribed in pencil verso 'HWAMI / 2016 / Adam and Steve joined by the knee'
oil on paper
151 x 200cm (59 7/16 x 78 3/4in).
Acquired directly from the artist; | A private UK collection

Upper estimate price exceeded by 63 %.

The work Adam and Steve joined by the knee, a study by Kudzanai-Violet Hwami was auctioned at Bonhams in London in March 2021. It achieved a price of GBP 81,500.00 (€ 95,741.51), exceeding the upper end of the estimate range by 63%. Admittedly, works by Kudzanai-Violet Hwami have also been auctioned for a multiple of this price - according to our records, the highest result so far was achieved by the work Skye Wanehanda (I) in April 2021 with an auction result of HKD 3,780,000.00 (€ 404,708.23).

Oberer Schätzpreis um 63 % übertroffen

Die Arbeit Adam and Steve joined by the knee, a study von Kudzanai-Violet Hwami kam im März 2021 bei Bonhams in London zur Auktion. Sie erzielte dabei einen Preis von GBP 81.500,00 (€ 95.741,51) und übertraf damit das obere Ende der Schätzpreisspanne um 63%. Freilich wurden Arbeiten von Kudzanai-Violet Hwami auch schon für ein Vielfaches dieses Preises versteigert – das bisher höchste Ergebnis erzielte nach unseren Aufzeichnungen die Arbeit Skye Wanehanda (I) im April 2021 mit einem Auktionsergebnis von HKD 3.780.000,00 (€ 404.708,23).

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