Lot 21 | 28 March 2021



LOT 21


B. N. Sembilan, 1960

Still Life, 1988

Signed and dated “Leong Chee Siong 88” on lower right

Oil on canvas

39.5 x 52 cm

Private Collection, Kuala Lumpur

RM 3,000 – RM 5,000

This intimate still life demonstrates the artist’s impeccable skill in rendering different textures, seen on the fruit, porcelain bowl, and folded drapery. Leong Chee Siong completed his art education at Kuala Lumpur College of Art in 1984, and subsequently lectured there. His works have been shown since 1983 in numerous exhibitions and galleries including the National Art Gallery, the Australian High Commission, Petronas Gallery, Nanyang Art Gallery, NN Gallery and many others. He has also exhibited internationally in Buenos Aires, Singapore, Korea, and the USA. His works have previously won recognition in the Phillip Morris Arts Award and are in the collections of the National Art Gallery Malaysia and Bank Negara Malaysia.