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  • 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.
  • 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...
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : group photograph [7]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo with three other It was taken during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised...
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : group photograph [1]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of four people taken at the “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre. On the extreme left is Prof. Edwin Thumboo and on the extreme right is Prof. Tommy Koh.This photograph...
  • Launch of "A Third Map" by Edwin Thumboo : two people [1]

    Arts · Personalities · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Koh Buck Song (right) and a lady at the launch of "A Third Map" by Edwin Thumboo in 1993. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : group photograph [2]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows singer Jacintha Abisheganaden engaged in a conversation with another guest while Edwin Thumboo looks on. It was taken during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre.This photograph is part of the collection...
  • Book launch of Ariels : Departures and Returns, Essays for Edwin Thumboo : group photograph

    Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a group photograph taken at the launch of the book, " Ariels : departures & returns : essays for Edwin Thumboo." Seen in the picture is Edwin Thumboo together with the Guest-of-honour, President S. R. Nathan, and other guests.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin...
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : half-length portrait

    Events · Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows Edwin Thumboo holding a microphone and a book during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library...
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : group photograph [3]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows Edwin Thumboo, presenting a token of appreciation to Mr. S. Dhanabalan. It was taken during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo...
  • Ulysses by the Merlion, 2007 : close-up

    Arts · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph is a close-up of Edwin Thumboo's poem, ' Ulysses by the Merlion', 1977, on a display board placed near the Merlion. It is dedicated to Maurice Baker. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Launch of "A Third Map" by Edwin Thumboo : two people [2]

    Arts · Personalities · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Simon Tay (left) and Ernest Chew (right) at the launch of "A Third Map" by Edwin Thumboo, in 1993.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Launch of "A Third Map" by Edwin Thumboo : two people [3]

    Arts · Personalities · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Chan Heng Chee (left) and another lady at the launch of "A Third Map" by Edwin Thumboo in 1993.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 : group photograph

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a group of people walking. They include Edwin Thumboo, Mahathir bin Mohamad and Shih Choon Fong. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : two people [1]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of two men taken during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre. Pictured on the left is Prof. Edwin Thumboo.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to...
  • Lee Tzu Pheng : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    Shown here is a photograph of Dr. Lee Tzu Pheng, who is considered one of Singapore's most distinguished poets. She was awarded Cultural Medallion Award (Literature) in 1985. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : group photograph [4]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This photograph shows Edwin Thumboo presenting a token of appreciation to Prof. Tommy Koh. It was taken during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo...
  • St. Valentine's Day Dome readings, University Cultural Centre, 2003 : two people [2]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of two people with Prof. Edwin Thumboo on the right. It was taken during “St Valentine’s Day Dome Readings”, an inaugural Centre for the Arts event, on 14th February 2003 at the NUS University Cultural Centre. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin...
  • Ulysses by the Merlion, Thumboo's poem : general view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is a display board showcasing Edwin Thumboo's poem, Ulysses by the Merlion, 1977. Behind the display board is the Merlion, a half-beast, half-fish mythical icon, with tall buildings in the background. Title devised by Library staff.