Lot 5 | Auction XXXVIII



Lot 5


B. Kedah, 1936 – 2009

Protest Series, London, 1964

Signed and dated “IB 64” on lower left

Gouache on printed magazine paper laid to card

27 x 34 cm

Provenance Private Collection, Singapore
Similar artworks can be seen illustrated on page 26 & 27 of the IB Retrospective Book

RM 28,000 – RM 50,000

Datuk Ibrahim Hussein never fails to captivate art enthusiasts by proving his mastery in abstract, which is often deemed futuristic due to the complexity in the way he expresses the forms and dimensions of his creation. His main medium was one he devised himself and called “printage”—a combination of printing and collage. This particular art piece enraptures its audience with perfect lines, and purposeful strokes.