Lot 10 | Auction XXV

LOT 10

B. Kelantan, 1928-2006

Sawah Padi, 1962

Signed and dated “Yusoff Abdullah 62” on lower right

Oil on canvas

38 x 58 cm

Private Collection, Kuala Lumpur

RM 5,000 – RM 7,000


Set in the 1970s, there is an air of nostalgia. It reminds one of being close to nature, away from the hustle and bustle of the city life and of the good old days where one sought solace in the midst of nature, teamed with Yusoff Abdullah’s expertise in his techniques.

Yusoff Abdullah was inspired by his teachers from the tender age of ten, he became a teacher after finishing school. He started mixing his art expressions and his passion for teaching, and in turn, he was bestowed the State Level Guru Aktif Art Teachers Award in 1984 in acknowledgement of his contribution the Art Education.