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Wonderful work and safe to ship

I don’t often write reviews, but I think it is important to share my experience in case it helps... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
New York
Beautiful work

Favorite purchase from Vietnam. Beautiful paintings made of lacquer and eggshells. The saleswoman... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2017
Laura P
Carlsbad, California
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95 Tran Phu, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

I don’t often write reviews, but I think it is important to share my experience in case it helps people who are visiting Vietnam from far away feel comfortable purchasing something and having it shipped home. This shop had some lovely lacquer works, and a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

Favorite purchase from Vietnam. Beautiful paintings made of lacquer and eggshells. The saleswoman was very helpful without being pushy. She let me look around the shop without desperately trying to make a sale (unnecessary because the work is exceptional). After I made my purchase, she...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Laura P
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We've holidayed in Hoi An several times before but this time we set out on a mission to find some beautiful artwork to bring home. After seeing an endless amount of same-same oil on canvasses we came across Ngan Xua and were delighted with the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Soulfood01
Reviewed August 13, 2016

a good place to get your lacquer paintings. the owner takes time to explain the painting and the artist. you will not be pestered to get any paintings. you can take your time and just admire the painting. you are not required to buy the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

I stood at the window to admire and was invited into the store, but declined the offer at first. However, the shop manager was happy to discuss the work and the process of creating the pieces through the window. I did eventually enter and purchase...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank RisEMac
Reviewed April 2, 2016

I bought a beautiful lacquer picture in this lovely gallery. It was really difficult to choose as there were so many gorgeous pictures to choose from. It was lovely to be able to browse in peace without being hassled ( as is the case in...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Arstrae2016
Reviewed January 11, 2016

On my first trip to Hoi An, I was really interested in purchasing some art but wasn't really sure about where to go, what to buy etc.. All I knew was Hoi An and Hanoi were the places to visit. Then as I did more...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Kathryn A
Reviewed November 7, 2015

Well, i would say this was the best gallery we've ever visited in Hoian. My wife and i spent hours looking around this gallery which had so unique artworks, and the owner was very patient and happily spent her time with us. Finally, we bought...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Alain P
Reviewed August 31, 2015

I loved looking around this gallery and came back a few times before purchasing two small paintings which I gladly carried in my backpack for another couple of weeks. I have had them in my office for five years now and still enjoy them. Would...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Donna C
Reviewed February 3, 2015

very beautiful vietnamese lacquer painting with egg shells. I was impressed by some paintings that displayed at essence hoi an hotel we stayed in hoi an. vietnamese girls portraits with local objects such as lotus, fish, cat, buffalo... we visited the art gallery on the...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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