“He (Ong Kim Seng) is versatile in his use of colour, rhythm, and imagination; and there is freshness and vitality in his composition and technique, whether depicting the soaring clouds of the Himalayas, or the steaming tropics of the bay of Singapore.”
– Dong Kingman, 1985
This is a priceless and inspiring encomium indeed, coming from the great watercolourist Dong Kingman (1911-2000).
To read the rest of the article and to access our e-Archive, subscribe to us for
RM150 a year.
Subscribe Sign in