This 1967 photograph features most probably the bathroom of Magenta Cottage. The wall and floor are made up of decorative ceramic tiles with repeating motifs. Magenta Cottage was one of four holiday villas built by Lee Cheng Yan, a prominent businessman of the Peranakan community, at the beginning of the 20th century. It is located on Killiney Road. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.