Lot 48 | 28 August 2022




LOT 48


B. Singapore, 1939

Playing with Birds, 1970’s

Signed “Seah Kim Joo” on lower right


61 x 45.5 cm

Private Collection, USA

RM 5,000 – RM 12,000

It was Seah Kim Joo’s hometown in Terengganu that exposed him to batik in his early days. Seah’s works is nature and people, apart from occasional abstract pieces. Perhaps it was the cultural background of his hometown in Terengganu that influenced his choice of subject matters.