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  • Emerald Hill Road shophouse, 1967 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a shophouse from the late style at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. The first storey of the building features a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar), and a bat-shaped vent above the window. The second storey features three full-length French windows separated by decorative...
  • Emerald Hill Road, 1983 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a shot down Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. Shophouses can be seen on both sides of the road. Five-foot-way can be seen running along the front of the shophouses. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouse, 1967 : general view [4]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a shophouse, from the late style at Emerald Hill Road. Prominent features of the shophouse include the swinging doors (pintu pagar) on the first storey, and full-length French windows on the second. A decorative fretwork fascia underneath the eave of the roof can also be seen....
  • Emerald Hill Road house, forecourt : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the forecourt of a house at Emerald Hill Road. Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road, was associated with the Peranakans in the 1930s as almost half the houses were owned by them. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road, 1983 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a shot down of Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. Shophouses line both sides of the road. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road, 1983 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a shot down Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. Shophouses can be seen on the left and terrace houses on the right. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road house, forecourt : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the forecourt of an Emerald Hill Road house, located off Orchard Road. Holding some potted plants are colourful ceramic urns with various depictions of phoenixes and flora. Part of the floor is laid with patterned tiles, and a wrought metal gate constitutes the entryway to the...
  • Emerald Hill Road house, forecourt : general view [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the forecourt of an Emerald Hill Road house, located off Orchard Road. Holding some potted plants are colourful ceramic urns with various depictions of phoenix and flora. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road house, 1967 : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a forecourt leading to a house at Emerald Hill Road that features a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar) and bat-shaped vents. The swinging doors are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Part of the forecourt's floor is laid with...
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouses, 1970 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1970 photograph taken of a row of shophouses from the late style creating a five-foot-way arcade. The shophouses feature swinging doors (pintu pagar) on the first floor, and full-length French windows on the second storey. They are situated at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard. Title devised...
  • Emerald Hill Road house, walls : general view

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph focuses on barriers used to enclose buildings at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. One of the buildings is fronted by a wall with a Chinese-gateway. The other features a fence made of metal grills, and an entranceway flanked with decorative columns. Title devised by Library...
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouses, 1969 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1969 photograph taken of a row of shophouses from the late style creating a five-foot-way arcade. The shophouses feature swinging doors (pintu pagar) on the first floor, and full-length French windows on the second storey. They are situated at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. Title...
  • Emerald Hill Road terrace house, 1966 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a late-style terrace house at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard. The terrace house features bat-shaped vents on the first storey, and full-length French windows on the second. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road, 1969 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken in 1969 shows a shot down Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. Shophouses can be seen on the left and terrace houses on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road terrace houses, 1967 : general view [4]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken in 1967 shows a row of late-style terrace houses and their forecourts at Emerald Hill Road. Prominent features of the terrace houses are the full-length French windows on the second storey. Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard, was associated with the Peranakans in the 1930s as almost...
  • Emerald Hill Road terrace houses, 1967 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a row of terrace houses, from the late style, at Emerald Hill Road. While most of the houses have retained the original features of bat-shaped vents and full-length French windows, the rightmost in the photograph presents a more modern facade. Emerald Hill Road is located off...
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouse, 1983 : general view [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken probably in 1983, shows a shophouse at Emerald Hill Road, off Orchard Road. It is probably from the late style featuring three full-length French windows surmounted by fanlights. The columns are separated by decorative columns topped with Corinthian capitals. A dentilled cornice can be seen running near...
  • Emerald Hill Road house, 1967 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a forecourt leading to a house at Emerald Hill Road that features a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar) and bat-shaped vents. The swinging doors are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Part of the forecourt's floor is laid with...
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouses, five-foot-way : general view [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a five-foot-way arcade formed by a row of shophouses at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. The shophouses are fixed with swinging doors (pintu pagar), a typical feature of Peranakan houses that allow in breezes while maintaining privacy. The ground is also paved with terracotta...
  • Emerald Hill Road terrace house, 1966 : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a late-style terrace house featuring full-length French windows on its second storey, and a balustrade in its front. This shophouse is situated at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouses, five-foot-way : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a five-foot-way arcade formed by a row of shophouses at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. The shophouses are fixed with swinging doors (pintu pagar), a typical feature of Peranakan houses that allow in breezes while maintaining privacy. The ground is also paved with terracotta...
  • Emerald Hill Road terrace houses, 1966 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a row of terrace houses at Emerald Hill Road, most of which appears to be from the late style. Fronting the forecourts of the houses are traditional Chinese-gateways. Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard, was associated with the Peranakans in the 1930s as almost half the...
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouse, 1970 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a shophouse, from the late style at Emerald Hill Road. The second storey of the shophouse features full-length French windows that are separated by decorative pilasters topped with Corinthian capitals. Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road, was associated with the Peranakans in the 1930s as...
  • Emerald Hill Road shophouse, 1983 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken probably in 1983 shows a shophouse from the late style featuring full-length French windows, Corinthian-style pilasters and a dentilled cornice running atop the second-storey windows. The secondary pilasters separating the French windows sport a rather peculiar combination of Corinthian capitals and pediments. The forecourt of the shophouse...