BD Live | Sue Blaine:

Morec”nonSouth Africans” are investing in South African art, widening the market for works by SA’s top artists, the head of South African art at Bonhams, Hannah O’Leary, says. O’Leary has watched prices rise for South African art over the past decade, she said on Friday. London-based auction house Bonhams has delivered record prices for South African art, and holds the record for eight of the top 10 art prices for work sold in the last nine years. All of these were works by Irma Stern… Read more 

Image: Hannah O’Leary, head of South African art at international auction house Bonhams. Picture: Supplied