Skip to Main Content

Search Results

Showing 1 - 15 of 15
  • Malacca Town house, 1970 : interior [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows the main hall of a typical Peranakan house in Malacca. Some gilt teak armchairs, with caned seats and backs can be seen lined up against a wall. A large gold framed painting is hung on the wall. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1966 : interior [4]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a gilded Chinese plaque with the Chinese characters, hung above the door. Chinese frescoes are painted above the casement windows. Two wooden bookcases and wooden armchairs are seen lined up against the wall. This house is the ancestral home to the late Tun Dato Sri Sir...
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1971 : interior [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows an altar. Gilded auspicious couplets and a plaque inscribed with gold Chinese characters is hung above it. Some red candles and figurines of deities can be seen. This house is the ancestral home to the late Tun Dato Sri Sir Cheng-lock Tan in Malacca. He was...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, air well, 1971 : general view [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the air well and a wooden circular staircase of a typical Peranakan house. Chinese couplets flank the door of the main hall and gilded Chinese plaques are hung above the door and windows. Some architectural features seen include Doric columns, rafters and casement windows with security...
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1971 : interior [4]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows several gilded Chinese plaques and ancestral photographs hung on the wall. Intricately carved wooden armchairs and a cabinet are seen lined up against the wall. This house is the ancestral home to the late Tun Dato Sri Sir Cheng-lock Tan in Malacca. He was the founder...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, 1970 : interior [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows an air well and the main hall of a typical Peranakan house in Malacca. Part of a wooden staircase can be seen on the right. Seen also are some teak armchairs, with caned seats and backs, lined up against a wall. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, 1971 : interior [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows several pieces of gilded Chinese plaques, found in a typical Peranakan house. Some architectural features seen include a Doric column and rafters. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, air well, 1971 : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the air well of a typical Peranakan house. A gilded Chinese plaque is hung beside an elaborately ornate door. Some architectural features seen include a Doric column and rafters. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1971 : interior [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the ancestral home to the late Tun Dato Sri Sir Cheng-lock Tan, the founder of the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA) in Malacca. Chinese scrolls and gilded plaques are hung on the wall and above the door. Blackwood armchairs can be seen lined up against the wall....
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1971 : interior [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the ancestral home to the late Tun Dato Sri Sir Cheng-lock Tan, the founder of the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA) in Malacca. Chinese scrolls and gilded plaques are hung on the wall and above the door. Blackwood armchairs can be seen lined up against the wall....
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, 1970 : interior [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows some gilt teak armchairs, with caned seats and backs, lined up against a wall. A round marble top side table is also seen. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, dining room, 1971 : general view

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows most probably the dining room of a typical Peranakan house. An altar is placed against the wall partitioning the front room from the next. Auspicious gilded plaques and couplets adorn the doorways and altar. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, air well, 1971 : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the air well and a wrought iron circular staircase of a typical Peranakan house. Decorative tilework can be seen on the floor of the house. A row of black and white family photographs are hung on the wall. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1971 : interior [5]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the interior of a house with a work or study desk and some cupboards. A plaque inscribed with gold Chinese characters (实至名归) is hung above it. This house is the ancestral home to the late Tun Dato Sri Sir Cheng-lock Tan in Malacca. He was the...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town house, 1975 : interior [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1975 photograph shows the air well and a wooden staircase of a typical Peranakan house. Chinese couplets flank the door of the main hall and gilded Chinese plaques are hung above the door and windows. Some architectural features seen include Doric columns and rafters. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available