Lot 63 | 27 June 2021



LOT 63


B. Kedah, 1936 – 2009

Untitled – London Series, 1964

Signed and dated “Ib 64”on lower right

Gouache on collaged magazine paper laid to card

34.6 x 25.4 cm

Private Collection, USA
Exhibited at the Galerie International in New York, in 1965

RM 25,000 – RM 45,000

This widely-recognised and international artist, Datuk Ibrahim Hussein, affectionately regarded as Ib, described his abstract works as futuristic and it was through a distinctive ordering of lines that he expressed differing complexities of form and dimensions. Ib created an extraordinary legacy of paintings over a half century revolving around his life and humanity, events and personalities.

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. In this particular gouache on collaged magazine paper laid to card, hues of neutrality are seamlessly binded with one another, creating an abstract piece that promises to add personality to any wall