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  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, together with its swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Two casement windows, with security iron bars can be seen. Black lacquered gilded Chinese plaques and...
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  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, windows : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows three casement windows of a shophouse in Malacca. Some architectural features seen include an ornate architrave, keystone and green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Town Chinese-style shophouse, window : close-up [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a close-up of a casement window of a shophouse in Malacca. The window has iron security bars, black timber frames and transoms. The window panels are elaborately ornamented. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a Peranakan house, together with its swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. There are Chinese frescoes hanging above the windows and a gilded plaque above the door. The one hanging...
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  • Malacca Town early style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [8]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, together with its swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Two casement windows, with security iron bars can be seen. Black lacquered gilded Chinese plaques can...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse : exterior

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a casement window of a shophouse in Malacca. Some architectural features seen include an ornate architrave, keystone and green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town late-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a two-storey shophouse in Malacca. Some architectural features seen are Corinthian pilasters and black gilded Chinese ornamentation. A panel of Fujian jian nian (cut and paste) style ceramic mosaic shards embedded in cement to form figures can be seen. Other features include casement windows with iron...
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  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1970 : exterior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, together with its ornate swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Two casement windows, with security iron bars, can be seen. A black gilded Chinese plaque,...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [9]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a Peranakan house, together with its swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. There are Chinese frescoes hanging above the windows and a gilded plaque above the door. The one hanging...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town late-style shophouse, casement window : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a French window of a two-storey shophouse in Malacca. Some architectural features seen include an ornate architrave, Corinthian pilasters and green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Town two-storey early style shophouse : exterior [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse in Malacca Town. The paint on the wall is peeling and cracked and the clay tile roof is in need of repair. French louvred windows and a panel of Fujian jian nian (cut and paste) style ceramic mosaic shards embedded in...
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  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1970 : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, together with its ornate swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Two casement windows, with security iron bars, can be seen. A black gilded Chinese plaque,...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town late-style shophouse, upper level : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the upper level façade of a shophouse in Malacca. The architecture of the shophouse is a fusion of European and Chinese styles. Features include Corinthian pilasters, semi-circular pediments on top of French windows and green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling. A panel of Fujian jian nian (cut...
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  • Malacca Town shophouse, casement window : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a casement window of a typical Peranakan terrace house in Malacca. The window has security iron bars and black gilded ornamentation above it. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [5]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a typical Peranakan shophouse. Some architectural features seen include a V-profile clay tile roof and louvred casement windows with iron security bars. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Town early style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [6]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of Peranakan house in Malacca. In front of the main door are the swinging doors (pintu pagar), typical of Peranakan residences. These doors allow in breezes while maintaining privacy. Part of a casement window can also be seen. The gilded plaque hanging above the...
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  • Malacca Town two-storey early-style shophouse, casement windows : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows two louvred casement windows of a terrace house in Malacca. Prominent architectural features seen are Doric pilasters, fanlights and colourful ceramic tiles decorating the façade. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Town early style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [7]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, together with its swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Two casement windows, with security iron bars can be seen. Black lacquered gilded Chinese plaques can...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town two-storey early style shophouse : exterior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse in Malacca Town. The paint on the wall is peeling and cracked and the clay tile roof is in need of repair. French louvred windows and a panel of Fujian jian nian (cut and paste) style ceramic mosaic shards embedded in...
    Reproduction Available
  • Heeren Street, no. 111, 1966 : interior [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the air well of a typical Peranakan terrace house in Malacca. Some rattan and blackwood furniture can be seen. A Chinese fresco is painted above a casement window, with iron security bars. A gilded plaque is hung above the door. This picture was taken at the...
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  • Malacca Town late-style shophouse, upper level : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the upper level façade of a shophouse in Malacca. The architecture of the shophouse is a fusion of European and Chinese styles. Features include Corinthian pilasters, semi-circular pediments on top of French windows and green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling. A panel of Fujian jian nian (cut...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [4]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the front of a shophouse, where a casement window and a swinging door (pintu pagar) can be seen. Two lanterns hanging from the ceiling are called Ji seh teng (surname lanterns). The lanterns usually bear the surname or family name of the house. Title devised by...
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  • Malacca Town late-style shophouse, casement window : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the louvred French windows of a shophouse in Malacca. A panel of Fujian jian nian (cut and paste) style ceramic mosaic shards embedded in cement to form figures and green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling can be seen. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Malacca Town early-style shophouse, 1966 : exterior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, together with its swinging doors in Malacca. These swinging doors (pintu pagar) are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Two casement windows, with security iron bars, can be seen. Black lacquered gilded Chinese plaques and...
    Reproduction Available