Song-style Chinese scroll painting

This is a Song-style Chinese scroll painting that belonged to Mr. Lim Kim San.Mr. Lim was the first chairman of the Housing and Development Board (HDB) and was best known for his contributions in building affordable public housing for the population of Singapore. During his public service career, he held ministerial portfolios ranging from finance, education and defence to the environment.

Date/Period
1980s
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Image size: 53 x 28.2 cm, Object size: 107 x 37 cm
Accession No.
2007-00161
Material
Embroidery on paper
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Lim Kiat Seng
Category
Paintings