chua mia tee

Ah Lan the Sampan Girl

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Found this book from 1969 in my Grandpa’s collection of books called “Ah Lan the Sampan Girl”. The faces in the illustrations looked familiar somehow…

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Then I looked up the illustrator’s name…

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And then I realised it could well be… pioneering Nanyang artist Chua Mia Tee! One of my favourite Singaporean painters…

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Can’t verify for sure yet, but that’s my guess for now :p