In less than two weeks, Bonhams will hold its London sale of South African art with works by Irma Stern leading the country’s art to new price records. If that does happen, South African artists working today might see some of the benefit:
According to Stefan Hundt, a specialist at Sanlam Private Investments’ Art Advisory Service, a rebound in the art market is likely this year. And while it could be a good year for sellers, there are also opportunities for buyers. Hundt said investors should keep an eye on maturing contemporary artists, whose works might enjoy solid gains over the next few years.
Art Investors Are In for a Good Year (Business Live)