About Strauss & Co:
Strauss & Co is South Africa’s leading auction house focussing on fine and decorative arts, jewellery, collectibles and wine. Its annual programme of events consists of five live auctions – three held in Cape Town, and two presented in Johannesburg – and up to eight online-only auctions. It began its digital journey in 2013 and in 2020 successfully hosted South Africa’s first-ever virtual live auction. Strauss & Co is committed to education and community engagement; to this end, it underwrites various initiatives including bursaries, charity events, public lectures and exhibitions. Strauss & Co was awarded the prestigious Chairman’s Premier Award at the 2018 annual BASA Awards for its sustained and extraordinary commitment to the arts in South Africa.