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  • Praema Raghavan-Gilbert, artist : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows artist, Praema Raghavan-Gilbert, standing beside an acrylic painting depicting a representation of a Singapore scene. Paintings belonging to other artists, at the Barrosa Studio, can be seen too. The studio is at 4 Whitchurch Road (#01-02), Wessex Estate. Other artists-in-residence are Maureen Hoon, Eva Logdberg, Tan...
  • Woman in traditional Thai costume : front view

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a woman in traditional Thai costume. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. TItle devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Woman in white samfoo : profile

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a Chinese woman in a samfoo with white top and black pants. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Young woman in red blouse : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a women in a red blouse with her arms crossed. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. TItle devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Chua Ek Kay : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of Chua Ek Kay (b. 1947, China - d. 2008, Singapore), an artist who has been hailed as the bridge between Asian and Western art. He is the first Chinese ink painter to win the United Overseas Bank Painting of the Year Award (1991). He received...
  • Woman in yellow dress : front view

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a Caucasian lady in a yellow dress. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Woman in red dress : half-length portrait

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a Caucasian woman in a red dress, with a huge mask hanging on the wall behind her. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation...
  • Mata dan hati percubaan berani G. Hamid : general view [2]

    Personalities · Abdul Ghani Hamid Collection
    This is a newspaper clipping dated 16th April 1972 published in the Berita Minggu entitled “Mata dan hati perchubaan berani G. Hamid”. It is about Abdul Ghani’s upcoming art exhibition called Mata Dan Hati (the Eyes and the Heart). He combines visual arts with poetry. Date of creation estimated. Title...
  • Woman in red sarong kebaya : front view

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a Malay woman in a red sarong kebaya. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Woman in blue dress : front view

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a woman in a dress with a large blue bow at the front and a red hibiscus tucked in her hair. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. TItle devised by...
  • Woman with frangipani in her hair : half-length portrait

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a Caucasian lady in a dark blouse and red skirt, with two frangipanis tucked behind her right ear. There is a mask hanging on the wall behind her. This photograph is part of the collection donated by...
  • Woman with short hair : half-length portrait

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a woman with short, wavy hair and brown eyes. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Georgette Chen : headshot

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a headshot of Georgette Chen nee Chang Li Ying (b. 1906, Zejiang Province, China - d. 15 March 1993, Singapore). She is considered one of a group of artists to have established the Nanyang style of painting. She is most known for her still life and portraits in...
  • Thomas Yeo : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This ia a photograph of Thomas Yeo, who represents one of the Singapore’s “second generation artists” who studied in the West. Yeo mixed media collages in which he used recycled ideas from his landscape paintings, and incorporating a multitude of available materials. In 1984, he was awarded the Singapore Cultural...
  • Wee Beng Chong : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of Wee Beng Chong, who studied at the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) from 1955 to 1958 and furthered his studies at the L’ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France from 1964 to 1969. He was the first recipient of the Cultural Medallion...
  • Young girl : half-length portrait

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a young, wide-eyed girl in a white top. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. TItle devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Anthony Poon : headshot

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of widely cited “second-generation artist”, Anthony Poon Kin Soon. He is probably the most commissioned Singaporean artist of his generation, with innumerable works in both private and public collections. In 1990, he was awarded the Singapore Cultural Medallion. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woman in sari : half-length portrait

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    It is a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting an Indian lady clad in traditional sari. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Woman in sarong : front view

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of a painting done by Ng Eng Teng, depicting a woman in a sarong holding a red hibiscus and wearing another red hibiscus in her hair. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. TItle devised by Library staff. No creation...
  • Tay Chee Toh : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of Tay Chee Toh, a painter and sculptor whose practice is associated with batik painting, figurative and abstract art. Tay was conferred the Cultural Medallion Award in 1985 for his contribution to the visual arts development in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.