Lot 23 | 20 February 2022



LOT 23


B. Kelantan, 1938

Playing Gasing, 1999

Signed and dated “zallie, 1999” on lower left

Acrylic on canvas

84 x 122 cm

Private Collection Kuala Lumpur

RM 3,500 – 5,500

This work, entitled ‘Playing Gasing, 1999’ meticulously portrays a man bent and huddled over the ground, in the midst of playing with a gasing, the traditional way. There’s something endearing about this painting, bringing viewers back to bygone times, a rarity these days.