Lot 45 | 15 August 2021



LOT 45


B. Perak, 1961

Penang Street Food, Penang Series, 2017

Signed and dated on lower left

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.