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  • An evening of jazz with Carol Kidd : performing

    Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Carol Kidd performing on stage with Edwin Thumboo and another man waiting to present her with bouquets of flowers. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Esso Campus Concerts, opening show, 2000 : two people

    Arts · Personalities · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    The photograph shows two men posing for the camera. Prof. Edwin Thumboo is standing on the right. The function is the opening show for the ESSO Campus Concerts. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Portrait of Eng Kiok : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is an oil painting entitled "Portrait of Eng Kiok", done by Ng Eng Teng in 1958. It depicts a young woman wearing a red cheongsam with a red hibiscus flower on her left ear. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised...
  • Cultures in ASEAN and the 21st Century seminar : group photograph

    Events · Arts · Personalities · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a group photograph of participants at the opening ceremony of the seminar on "Cultures in ASEAN and the 21st century". The guest-of-honour is Abdullah Tarmugi, who is photographed with Edwin Thumboo and the other participants.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title...
  • Short plays. Prize presentation at Library@Orchard : two people [3]

    Personalities · Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo presenting a prize to a winner at the prize presentation ceremony for short plays which was held at Library@Orchard in 1999.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • An evening of jazz with Carol Kidd : group photograph

    Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo and Carol Kidd, a jazz singer, posing with two other friends. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The official opening of the University Cultural Centre : group photograph

    Events · Streets and Places · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of eight people posing in front of the University Cultural Centre at its opening ceremony. They include Edwin Thumboo, Shih Choon Fong and Tony Tan. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rhythm and Verses, masterpieces of Persian calligraphy : profile

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Yatiman Yusof looking at a collection of Persian calligraphy. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Red sari : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is an oil painting entitled "Red Sari", done by Ng Eng Teng. It is a half-length portrait of a woman wearing a red sari. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Woman in traditional Thai costume : front view

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a woman in traditional Thai costume. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. TItle devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Portrait of Annelies Hoogland : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of an oil painting entitled "Portrait of Annelies Hoogland", done by Ng Eng Teng in 1961. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Prof Edwin Thumboo at official book launch of "Memories and desires - a poetic history of Singapore" : general view

    Arts · Events · Personalities · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows Prof Edwin Thumboo delivering a speech to an attentive audience at a book launch of “Memories and desires: a poetic history of Singapore” on 15th October 1999. The guest-of-honour was the President of Singapore, H.E. Mr. S. R. Nathan. This photograph is part of the collection donated...
  • Prof Edwin Thumboo at official book launch of "Memories and desires - a poetic history of Singapore" : close-up

    Events · Arts · Personalities · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows three men (Prof Edwin Thumboo on right, President Nathan at centre) at a book launch of “Memories and desires: a poetic history of Singapore” on 15th October 1999. The guest-of-honour was the President of Singapore, H.E. Mr. S. R. Nathan. This photograph is part of the collection...
  • Still life with rambutans and durians : close-up

    Arts · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the oil painting, "Still Life with Rambutans and Durians", completed by Ng Eng Teng circa 1959. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Conference on Tamil Literature in Singapore and Malaysia, award presentation : two people [7]

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    Pictured here is Prof. Edwin Thumboo giving out an award to a participant at the Conference on Tamil Literature in Singapore and Malaysia, held in 2002. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rhythm and Rhapsodies 2002, NUS Chinese Orchestra : group photograph [1]

    Events · Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Prof. Edwin Thumboo and some members of the NUS Chinese Orchestra, taken at the "Rhythm and Rhapsodies" performance in 2002. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Four Flowers: multilingual poetry/fiction reading : group photograph

    Arts · Personalities · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a group photograph of 11 people at the multilingual poetry and fiction reading session entitled "Four Flowers". It is part of the first NUS Festival of the Arts. Among them is Edwin Thumboo. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to National Library Board...
  • Woman in white samfoo : profile

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a Chinese woman in a samfoo with white top and black pants. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Bharat Culture - The Evolution of Indian Classical Music : group photograph [3]

    Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows two men participating in a lighting ceremony while Prof. Edwin Thumboo looks on. The photograph was taken at the annual concert, Bharat Culture, performed by NUS Indian Instrumental Ensemble.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. Date...
  • Prof Edwin Thumboo at official book launch of "Memories and desires - a poetic history of Singapore" : two people

    Arts · Events · Personalities · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows Prof Edwin Thumboo standing on the right at a book launch of “Memories and desires: a poetic history of Singapore” on 15th October 1999. The guest-of-honour was the President of Singapore, H.E. Mr. S. R. Nathan. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo...
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) Theatre at National University of Singapore (NUS) : interior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the stage at the University Cultural Centre Theatre at the National University of Singapore. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Language and the Nation, A Literary Symposium : group photograph [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    The photograph shows guest-of-honour, Mr. David T. E. Lim, being welcomed by Professor Shih Choon Fong, Vice-Chancellor and President, National University of Singapore, outside the NUS University Cultural Centre. On the left is Professor Edwin Thumboo. The photograph was taken during the event "Language and the Nation, A Literary Symposium",...
  • Young woman : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of an oil painting done by Ng Eng Teng in 1955, entitled "Young Woman". It shows a young woman with shoulder-length hair and wearing a white top. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woman with wooden clogs : front view

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is an oil painting entitled "Woman With Wooden Clogs", done by Ng Eng Teng. It shows a young woman wearing white wooden clogs. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.