Lot 23 | 27 June 2021


LOT 23


B. Perak, 1961

Rojak Pasembor, Penang Street, 2017

Signed and dated on lower right

Watercolour on paper

30.5 x 45.8 cm

Private Collection, Kuala Lumpur

RM 1,500 – RM 3,500

The nostalgic part of Malaysia certainly proves as a muse for Shafurdin Habib, as he captures the beauty of unpolished buildings and raw daily lives at its best, untouched and flourishing. Although it is a simple depiction of the sceneries of a humble setting, Shafurdin fastidiously details every single bit and form of this piece, wowing the viewers with its complexity.