artistaffandiAffandi was born in Cirebon, West Java, as the son of R. Koesoema, who was a surveyor at a local sugar factory. Affandi finished his upper secondary school in Jakarta, but he forsook his study for the desire to become an artist. Affandi taught himself how to paint since 1934.

Affandi: Untitled

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No.: 2279
Title: Untitled
Year: 1939
Medium: Oil on Wooden Board
Size: 9”x 25 1⁄2”