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  • Neil Road house, wood sculpture : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows intricate wood carvings depicting a Chinese figurative scene. It is featured on an ancestral shrine (kum), seen in the Wee family (descendants of 19th century shopping tycoon Wee Bin) residence. Such shrines usually contains the ancestral tablets of the family. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Neil Road house, wood carvings with Chinese figurative scenes : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows intricate wood carvings depicting Chinese figurative scenes. It is seen on the door panel of a kitchen cabinet, found in the Wee family (descendants of 19th century shopping tycoon Wee Bin) residence on Neil Road. The house has since been converted into the Tan Cheng Lock...
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  • Neil Road house, wood carvings with Chinese figurative scenes : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows intricate wooden carvings depicting a Chinese figurative scene. It is seen on a kitchen cabinet, found in the Wee family (descendants of 19th century shopping tycoon Wee Bin) residence on Neil Road. The house has since been converted into the Tan Cheng Lock Baba House Museum....
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  • Neil Road house, bas-relief : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows decorative bas-relief panels, featuring Chinese figurative scenes. They were featured on the front façade of the Wee family (descendants of 19th century shipping tycoon Wee Bin) residence on Neil Road, which has since been converted into the Tan Cheng Lock Baba House Museum. Title devised by...
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  • Neil Road house, wood carving : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a wood carving hanging on a wall in a house on Neil Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Ceramic Exhibition : group photograph [1]

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a group photograph of thirteen people at the Ceramic Exhibition taken in 1999. Among them are Prof. Edwin Thumboo and Prof. Lim Pin, standing on the second row. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB.Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ceramic Exhibition : group photograph [3]

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Prof. Lim Pin having his hand pressed into clay at the Ceramic Exhibition in 1999. Looking on are Prof. Edwin Thumboo and Mr. Iskandar Jalil. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Prof. Edwin Thumboo at the Ceramic Exhibition : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a half-length portrait of Prof. Edwin Thumboo making an address to the audience at the Ceramic Exhibition that was held in 1999. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ceramic Exhibition : group photograph [2]

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Prof. Edwin Thumboo talking to Prof. Lim Pin and Mr. Iskandar Jalil at the Ceramic Exhibition taken in 1999. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, 1890s : general view

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles erected on the Esplanade (now Padang). The St. Andrews' Cathedral can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
  • Roberts Lane statue shop : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a1982 photograph showing statues placed outside a shop at Roberts Lane. The road mentioned is in the Little India area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Sri Mariamman Temple Stone stele : close-up [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the inscription on the stone stele from Sri Mariammam Temple, at South Bridge Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Sri Mariamman Temple Stone stele : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the inscription on the stone stele from Sri Mariammam Temple, at South Bridge Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Victoria Memorial Hall, with statue of Raffles, 1919 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Raffle's statue" on the front and "1919" on the back. It shows Sir Stamford Raffles' statue, in front of Victoria Memorial Hall. The statue was sculpted by Thomas Woolner and installed on Jubilee Day on 27 June 1887 at...
  • Inside a Siamese Buddhist temple : interior view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A [1950s] photograph showing the interior of a Siamese Buddhist temple where several statues of the Buddha in various sizes are placed. In the rear are two statues on pedestals. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "Photographs by R.K. Tyers. Staff Straits Steamship Co., Ltd. Singapore." Title...
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  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Exhibition space

    Arts · Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows one of the spaces for the artwork of artist Kumari Nahappan. The artwork will be featured in her solo exhibition "Monument", which is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation in May 1996. The space is surrounded by...
  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Yellow circle

    Arts · Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows an artwork by artist Kumari Nahappan. It is featured in her solo exhibition "Monument", which is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation in May 1996. This artwork shows a yellow circle on the floor. Surrounding the artwork...
  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Six-pointed star within a yellow circle [1]

    Arts · Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows an artwork by artist Kumari Nahappan. It is featured in her solo exhibition "Monument", which is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation in May 1996. This artwork shows a six-pointed star within a yellow circle on the...
  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Six-pointed star within a yellow circle [2]

    Arts · Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows an artwork by artist Kumari Nahappan. It is featured in her solo exhibition "Monument", which is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation in May 1996. This artwork shows a six-pointed star within a yellow circle on the...
  • The Tree Celebration : Mesh sculpture

    Events · Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a mesh sculpture of an animal climbing up a ladder, at the Tree Celebration event organised by, and held at the Substation from 21 to 30 June 1991. This event includes various activities such as installation art, readings, and drama. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Pyramid sculpture within a yellow circle

    Arts · Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows an artwork by artist Kumari Nahappan. It is featured in her solo exhibition "Monument", which is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation in May 1996. This artwork shows a sculpture of a pyramid within a yellow circle...
  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Exhibition details

    Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the details of the solo art exhibition "Monument", by artist Kumari Nahappan. The exhibition is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation from 9th to 16th May 1996. The exhibition is sponsored by Lee Foundation, and the benefactor...
  • New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics : Monument : Pyramid within a pyramid

    Arts · Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows an artwork by artist Kumari Nahappan. It is featured in her solo exhibition "Monument", which is part of "New Criteria IV The Urban Condition - Anxieties & Analgesics", organised by the Substation in May 1996. This artwork shows a sculpture of a pyramid within a pyramid, inside...
  • The Substation Garden wall sculptures

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some wall sculptures at The Substation Garden. They were created in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are sculptures of different designs, such as shoes and unicorn. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.