Lot 13 | Auction XXXVIII



Lot 13


B. Johor, 1955

Nude Figure Sketch, 2000

Signed and dated “Ahmad Zakii Anwar 3.9.2000” on lower right

Ink on paper

40 x 29 cm

Provenance Private Collection, Kuala Lumpur

RM 300 – RM 700

Zakii came to attention for his virtuosity and command of a spectrum of media from charcoals to oils, building a reputation for stunning photo-realist still-life paintings and expressive portraits. Seen here is Ahmad Zakii’s sketches of the male f d has skillfully portrayed the contours of the body from different profiles.