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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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  • Boy posing in Haw Par Villa, 1960s : full-length portrait

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of a boy posing next to sculptures and figurines at Haw Par Villa (Tiger Balm Gardens). The oriental theme park is a treasure trove of moral tales and traditional Chinese stories. Photograph donated by Poon Lee Eng and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_519. Date...
  • Haw Par Villa sculpture, 1973 : general view

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of visitors posing around the statue of Jiang Zi Ya, also known as Jiang Taigong, fishing in the signature pond at Haw Par Villa (Tiger Balm Gardens). The oriental theme park is a treasure trove of moral tales and traditional Chinese stories. Photograph donated by Zhang...
  • Haw Par Villa, Buddha statue, 1968 : general view

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of a sculpture of a Buddha, at Haw Par Villa, formerly known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. The gardens were built by the brothers, Aw Boon Haw and Aw Boon Par, in 1937. The statues depicting characters from Chinese folklore and legends, explicitly attempts to illustrate...
  • Girl posing in Haw Par Villa, 1953 : single

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels
    This is a photograph of a girl posing next to an exhibit at Haw Par Villa. The oriental theme park is a treasure trove of moral tales and traditional Chinese stories. Donated by Lye Siew Fong, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_121. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa sculpture, 1963 : general view

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of visitors posing near a swan sculpture at Haw Par Villa (Tiger Balm Gardens). The oriental theme park is a treasure trove of moral tales and traditional Chinese stories. Photograph donated by Lim Kee Oon and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS_507. Title devised by...