It is an oil painting entitled "Master Chew Liang", done by Ng Eng Teng in 1960. The painting is of a bespectacled young man seated on a tree stump. He is dressed in a red short-sleeved shirt and blue jeans with a blue jacket draped over his right shoulder. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Edwin Thumboo Collection. All rights reserved, Edwin Thumboo and National Library Board, Singapore 2008