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  • Dragon dance : participating

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    In this photograph taken at night, a dragon dance performance shows the brightly-coloured dragon chasing a 'pearl of wisdom' (the coloured ball). Performers in dark costumes are holding the dragon and the ball aloft. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dragon head : close-up

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph is a close-up of a brightly-coloured dragon head with a Chinese character on its forehead. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Three lions : close-up

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this slide is a close-up view of three lions in a lion dance performance, probably at a National Day Parade. The one on the right has colourful stripes. In the background is the City Hall which is decorated with coloured flags. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • A lion's head : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a close-up view of a lion's head used in lion dance performances. It is placed on a red paper with Chinese characters on them, written in gold. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.