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  • Cecil Street shophouse, windows : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the wooden casement windows of the upper floors of a shophouse, on Cecil Street. The two-leaved windows open outward and have adjustable horizontal slats on its upper half. Wooden vertical bars are fixed on the lower half of the windows. Title devised by Library
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  • Upper Paya Lebar Road two-storey house : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a two-storey house on Upper Paya Lebar Road. The house has full-length wooden windows. A row of fretwork fascia can be seen underneath the eave of the roof. A building connected to the main house can be seen on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cuppage Road house : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the exterior of a house on Cuppage Road. Architectural features on the second storey include half-length casement windows topped with transom windows and architraves. A dentilled cornice can be seen running along beneath the pedimented roof, which in turn features a plague bearing the year 1928,...
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  • Bussorah Street shophouses : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a row of two-storey shophouses located on Bussorah Street. Features include full-length French windows, V-profile clay tiles roof and five-foot-way. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lorong 11 Geylang Road house, 1967 : close-up [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the exterior of the upper level of a two-storey house, on Lorong 11 Geylang. It features a parapet wall, with a carved stone floral and phoenix motif. On the pilasters are floral tiles, topped with a capital. Framing the top of the casement windows are architraves,...
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  • Boon Tat Street shophouse : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a three-storey shophouse, located on Boon Tat Street. The shophouse has full-length French windows. A shopcart is featured in front of the shophouse. Boon Tat Street is located off Shenton Way, in the Central Business District (CBD) of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Dublin Road bungalow, window : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a full-length louvre French window of a bungalow on Dublin Road. Fretwork fascia and an architrave are also featured. An architrave is the decorative moulded band framing the top of the window. Dublin Road is located off Killiney Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Blair Road shophouses, 1969 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a row of shophouses along Blair Road. Features include full-length French windows and half-length casement windows. Plaster relief panels can be seen below the casement windows. Blair Road is located off Kampong Bahru Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road house, 1967 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a part of a house along Amber Road. Featured here are a wooden window and an air vent. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road, Mandalay Villa windows : close-up [5]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1968 photograph shows the windows of Mandalay Villa at Amber Road. Two Corinthian pilasters flank the French windows and its decorative fanlight. Other features include a cornice, with dentils lining under it, and decorative fretwork on the eaves boards. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road, Mandalay Villa windows : close-up [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1968 photograph shows the windows of Mandalay Villa at Amber Road. The French windows are framed by pilasters on the side and plaster reliefs above it. Also featured here is an elaborate decorative wooden transom window and cornice with dentils at the bottom. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road, Mandalay Villa windows : close-up [4]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph showa the windows of Mandalay Villa at Amber Road. The French windows are framed by pilasters on the side and plaster reliefs above it. Also featured here is an elaborate decorative wooden transom window. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road, Mandalay Villa windows : close-up [6]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a few windows of Mandalay Villa at Amber Road. The windows consist of a casement window with louvre on top, and are separated by plaster relief columns. Another feature shown here is the decorative eaves board. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road, Mandalay Villa windows : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the windows from Mandalay Villa at Amber Road. An elaborate decorative wooden transom window is featured above the French windows. The top of the transom window is further ornamented with plaster relief designs. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Aliwal Street shophouse : side view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the side view of a two-storey shophouse on Aliwal Street. A wooden casement window can be seen on the upper level. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cecil Street shophouses : exterior

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the exterior of some shophouses on Cecil Street. Architectural features include wooden casement windows, V-profile clay tiles roof and balconies with stone balustrades. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Chinatown shophouse, 1972 : close-up

    Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This is a close-up view of a shophouse with a signboard, 廣珍茶莊 (Kwong Chen tea shop), taken in May 1972. The windows have same carving on it. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two people by the window

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    Photographer’s annotation on slide: “L 17 Nov 80 near Banda St.” This 1980 photograph shows an elderly woman and a boy standing by the window on the upper floor of a Chinatown shophouse. Laundry can be seen hanging on bamboo poles to dry. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Five people by the window

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph is a close-up view of people standing by a window. Four young children (one of whom is only partially visible) and an adult are looking out of a window on the upper floor of a shophouse. Two of the young children are seated by the window with...
  • Wooden window : general view [2]

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a wooden window with padlock, typically found in godowns. Sunlight illuminates the wall and the shutters which have been left slightly ajar. The window is fitted with four hinges to stop the window from flapping when opened. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library...
  • Wooden window : general view [1]

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a wooden window with padlock, typically found in godowns. The fully opened shutters reveal vertical iron bars with a single horizontal bar across the centre to deter theft of goods. A window latch on the inside provides added security. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised...
  • Padlocked wooden window : general view

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a padlocked wooden window, typically found in godowns. Sunlight illuminates the closed shutters and the wall around it. The window is fitted with four hinges to prevent it from flapping when opened. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Neil Road no. 141, entrance, 1982 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a close-up of house no. 141 Neil Road, near Kampong Bahru Road junction. It shows the entranceway of the house with a doorway with metal grilles and a pair of swing doors, and windows with security bars. There are panels with Chinese text above the door...
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  • Broadrick Road no. 753, window : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicting a window at house no. 753 Mountbatten Road, at the corner of Broadrick Road (similar to 755 and 759, all in a row). Title devised by Library staff.
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