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  • Wall tiles : close-up

    Arts · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows the coloured square tiles of a house near Joo Chiat Place that are distinctive features of Peranakan homes. Flowers and geometrical designs are painted on these decorative tiles. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Door grille : close-up

    Arts · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows the door grille with intricate patterns of a house in Joo Chiat. It serves both functional and decorative purposes. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Concrete air vents : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows the ventilation holes of a house that is well adapted to the hot tropical climate of Singapore. These decorative openings allow for natural and unhampered ventilation. Title devised by Library staff.