Lot 18 | Auction XXXII

LOT 18

LOT 18


B. Perak, 1934

Bull Run In Blue, 1970s


48 x 74 cm


Private Collection, Kuala Lumpur

RM 1,200 – RM 2,500



Tan Rahim is another batik master who’s works catches the eyes of many art enthusiasts. Known for his impressive experimentation with abstraction in the batik medium, Bull Run in Blue is one of his unique paintings using batik to depict the fighting of two bulls. With only a smear of a few colours, he successfully showcases the bulls’ fight intensity and movement, bringing the painting to life.