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  • Statue at Kin Teck Tong TCM clinic at Chinatown Point during phase 2 of re-opening

    Arts · Politics and Government · Seet, Kevin
    "A statue outside the TCM clinic Kin Teck Tong at Chinatown Point is decorated with a face mask, reflecting the need to wear a mask in public for everyone."--Contributed by Kevin Seet, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows the statue outside the...
  • Spanish dancers at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the statue of two Spanish dancers at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden, Confucius statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a statue of Confucius at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the statue of a Chinese deity on top a pagoda roof at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama of a few women in swimwear and bikinis having fun by the side of a river at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pagoda with Sakyamuni statue at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    The photograph shows Buddha Sakyamuni statue sits atop a pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama of a farm scene at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). One of the farmers is working the water buffalo at the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama with statues of sea lions, frogs, turtles and snakes at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅) at Pasir Panjang Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden Thai dancer statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the statue of a Thai dancer at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden, Laughing Buddha statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a statue of the Laughing Buddha, also known as Buddha Maitreya, at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama of Chinese deities and sea creatures having a battle at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [6]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with a white statue of the Laughing Buddha and two children sitting at his feet. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [5]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with statues of a monkey and a crane. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with statues of a tiger and a snake. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [4]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with a statue of two monkeys. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with statues of frogs, turtles and snakes. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with statues of the Laughing Buddha sitting under a tent and a man holding a stick with hands in supplication. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sri Vadapathira Kaliamman Temple, statue of Hanuman : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a close-up of the statue of Hanuman, in Sri Vadapathira Kaliamman Temple. Hanuman is an incarnation of the divine and is an ape-like race of forest dwellers. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Potong Pasir Neighbourhood Park signage : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a sign for Potong Pasir Neighbourhood Park. Two Chinese guardian lion statues are placed atop the sign, and seen in the background are several Housing and Development Board (HDB) apartment blocks. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, statue : close-up [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows several statues of fishes, close to the surface of a pond, at Haw Par Villa. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Pagar Railway Station, statue, 2009 : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows one of the four statues on the facade of Tanjong Pagar Railway Station. The statues are the symbols of Malaya's economic pillars: Agriculture, Commerce, Transport and Industry. The statue shown in this photograph represents "Industry". Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, 2010 : general view

    Personalities · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, also known as "orang besi" or "iron man". It was initially installed at the Padang before being relocated to the front of Victoria Memorial Hall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Merlion : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the Merlion statue located at Merlion Park. The statue stands next to a plaque inscribed with a poem by Edwin Thumboo. In the background can be seen the high-rise buildings of the Central Business District. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tan Kim Seng Fountain : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Tan Kim Seng Fountain located at Esplanade Park. Built to commemorate Tan Kim Seng's contribution towards Singapore's first public waterworks, the Victorian-style iron fountain has three tiers and is decorated with sculptures of classical figures. One tier features four Muses while the tier below that features...