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About the artwork:

Chung Gon’s Orchard (Apples, Plums and Cherries)


The Chinese community has long been an important part of Launceston and James Chung-Gon and his family have played a major role in its heritage. The name Chung-Gon has a long history in the north of Tasmania with through Chung-Gon’s generosity and business operations.

Over the years, Chung-Gon has owned and operated market gardens and orchards located in South Launceston, Relbia and Turners Marsh.

About The Celestials collection:

The Chinese community, or the Celestials as they were respectfully known, were amongst some of the first pioneers to settle in the North East of Tasmania. The collection acknowledges the Chinese people, connections, events and their cultural heritage including a flotilla, carnivals and the brilliant colours of the apple, plum and cherry orchards of Chung Gong and his family at Turners Marsh.

About the print on canvas:

Each canvas is hand-stretched over a kiln-dried timber frame and coated with Aquathane-UV liquid laminate. This ensures the prints are fade-resistant, durable, and easy to clean. Print comes on premium archival canvas and printed with genuine Canon inks to guarantee the prints are made to the highest standard.

Please note – actual size may vary, size indicates maximum width or height (eg. portrait or landscape).

Copyright Mandy Hunniford 2022

Chung Gon’s Orchard (Apples, Plums and Cherries) – Print

Description: Print on canvas

Size: Various

Purchase: Print available