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.