chinese proverb painting
by ngan siu-mui


truth, perfection and beauty

Chinese brushwork, acrylic on canvas

6x6 in
$120 cad


This describes three principles of life. The pursuit of science is truth. The pursuit of philosophy is perfection. The pursuit of arts is beauty.


  • Style: chinese calligraphy in running and seal scripts.
  • The two characters at the top are "Truth" and "Beauty" in running script.
  • The bottom character, Perfection, is in picture writing.

how to customize this artwork?

  • Give me a word as you wish, such as friendship, liberty... I'll translate into Chinese.
  • Give me your name, and I'll translate into a nice and meaningful Chinese name.