Samsui women, sculpture : close-up


This is a picture of sculptures of samsui women by Liu Jilin in 1999. It pays tribute to these labourers who helped build up Singapore in the early sixties. Title devised by Library staff.

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All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2007.

Subjects
  • Arts>>Visual Arts>>Sculpture
  • Ethnic Communities
  • Commerce and Industry>>Labour and Employment>>Coolies
  • Statues--Singapore--Photographs
  • Women construction workers--Singapore--Photographs
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Architectural structure
  • Business, finance and industry>>Industry>>Construction and real estate>>Buildings construction

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