Emerald Hill Shophouses [SOLD]
This original painting of the Peranakan Shophouses of Emerald Hill is one of Singapore's best addresses, formerly Plantation land, it was wealthy Chinese Peranakan Spice Merchants or Straits Chinese who inhabited these ornate buildings just off Orchard Road. The decorative style was also known as Chinese Baroque. Emerald Hill is flanked with Shophouses on either side and the fronts feature decorative plaster work, painted shutters and decorative Peranakan tiles. The heavy scented Frangipani & Tropical Sealing Wax Palms in the gardens complete this charming look of Singapore's heritage past.
ORIGINAL PAINTING: Mixed Media on linen 153 x 122cm.