KWV chairman Marcel Golding made a serious mistake when he “fired” CEO Thys Loubser last month. For Thys is the grandson of Maggie Laubser, one that trio of strong women (the other two are Irma Stern and Maude Sumner) who pretty much sum up SA decorative arts for the 20th century. KWV’s canniest investments and most valuable assets today are the art works accumulated over nine decades when their gray shoes were placed firmly on the neck of SA wine producers and consumers including some important works by Cecil Skotnes.

Irma masterpiece in KWV Lubyanka aka "La Concorde" (more…)

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Maggie & Marcel

KWV chairman Marcel Golding made a serious mistake when he “fired” CEO Thys Loubser last month. For Thys is the grandson of Maggie Laubser, one that trio of strong women (the other two are Irma S

 

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