Kim Hoa Tram, A branch of plum blossom Enlarge 1 /1

Kim Hoa Tram

Saigon (Ho Chih Minh City), Vietnam born 1959


  • Melbourne, Australia from 1984

A branch of plum blossom 2009 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, ink and watercolour on paper Support: silk scroll

Primary Insc: In the upper left corner a circular red seal that echoes the plum blossoms and the circle or full moon reads `ru' meaning `the original state of oneness'. On the left side of the painting is the calligraphic inscription of the title of the painting `a branch of plum blossom (yi zhi mei)', followed by the cyclical year for the year 2008 when the painting was done, `yihe', artist's pen name and a red seal read `Shen shi', the `Shen family name' of the artist.
Dimensions: painting 153.0 h x 84.0 w cm overall 246.0 h x 103.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jason Yeap 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2010.3