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  • Chinese street opera at Sungei market, 1970

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a Chinese street opera (wayang) at Sungei market. Performers can be seen singing on stage and children standing in front of the stage. Others can be seen watching under the shade away from the stage because of the hot sun. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows members of the audience seated on benches under the sun, watching Chinese street opera (also known as "wayang" in Singapore). Several people were carrying umbrellas, while watching the show. In the middle of the picture are seven girls seated in a row on a bench. One...
  • 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...
  • Attentive four

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of four, 1 adult and three children watching attentively at most likely a Chinese street opera. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Backstage of Chinese street opera [4]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the backstage of a Chinese street opera (wayang). A performer can be seen posing with two children. Title devised by Library staff.
  • An elderly woman and six children at a street wayang, 1971

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows an elderly woman and six children watching a Chinese street opera (street wayang) at an open space. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Backstage of Chinese street opera [2]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the backstage of a Chinese street opera (wayang). An opera performer can be seen sitting next to a child who is drinking milk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House no. 47 at Lorong Malai, 1982 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Geography and Travels · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exterior view of no. 47, Lorong Malai, a wooden residential house. Two children and a dog can be seen in front of the house and another child inside the house. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yangqin player of Chinese street opera [2]

    Personalities · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows a man playing his yangqin backstage during a Chinese opera performance while three children look on. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Group of attentive people watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of people sitting by a small drain. They are watching Chinese street opera (wayang). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Group of people watching street opera at Sungei market

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a group of people watching street opera in a hot day at Sungei market. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two children, 1982 : half-length portrait

    Geography and Travels · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the half-length portrait of two children. They are most probably involved in some religious ceremony as the person behind them can be seen holding joss sticks. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of children watching Chinese street opera under the hot sun. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children at a Malay wedding, 1972

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of children posing for a photo at a Malay wedding. Title devised by Library staff.