Search Results for "Half-Length Portrait"

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  • Paul Abisheganaden : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of Paul Abisheganaden, musician and conductor. Paul Abisheganaden was a recipient of the Cultural Medallion for Music in 1986. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Red sari : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is an oil painting entitled "Red Sari", done by Ng Eng Teng. It is a half-length portrait of a woman wearing a red sari. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date provided.
  • Neila Sathyalingam : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of Neila Sathyalingam (b. 1938, Colombo, Sri Lanka - ), dancer, instructor and choreographer of Indian classical dance. She is an eminent figure in the Indian classical dance arena in Singapore. She was awarded the prestigious Cultural Medallion (Dance) in 1989. Title devised by Library...
  • Sheik Alaudin, security guard : half-length portrait

    Arts · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of Sheik Alaudin, a security guard for the Institute of Education (Bukit Timah Road). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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.
  • Chew Kok Chang : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of Chew Kok Chang, the recipient of the Cultural Medallion Award 1999 in literature. Besides poetry and mini-novels, Chew has also written and translated children’s literature actively, which includes poems, nursery rhymes, fairy tales and folktales. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • Muhammad Ariff bin Ahmad : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of award-winning writer, editor and former lecturer Muhammad Ariff Ahmad (b. 6 December 1924, Singapore-), a.k.a. Mas, who is a prominent expert and activist of the Malay language and culture in Singapore. A founding member of the esteemed Malay literary club, Asas '50, he had...
  • Abdul Ghani Abdul Hamid : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half length portrait of Abdul Ghani Abdul Hamid (b.1933, Singapore). He is an award-winning writer, poet and artist and has contributed to the Malay literature and the arts in Singapore since his schooldays. Writing primarily in Malay, he has hundreds of poems, short stories, essays, newspaper articles...
  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : half-length portrait [1]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of a child, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : half-length portrait [2]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of a child, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : half-length portrait [3]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of a child, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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.
  • A boy coming home from school : half-length portrait

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph illustrating a half-length portrait of a smiling Chinese schoolboy, carrying his schoolbag, as he makes his way home from school. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Title transcribed from album.
  • Edwin Thumboo at the International Conference on Chinese Literature in Southeast Asia : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a half-length portrait of Prof. Edwin Thumboo, giving a speech at the 2003 International Conference on Chinese Literature in Southeast Asia. The conference theme was "Contemporary Literature and Human Ecology".This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Portrait : half-length portrait

    Arts · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    Pictured here is the oil painting, "Portrait", done by Ng Eng Teng in 1960. It depicts a Caucasian lady in a white dress. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dianna : half-length portrait

    Arts · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the oil painting, "Dianna", done by Ng Eng Teng. It depicts a woman in a traditional Chinese outfit with an orange bow in her hair. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff. No creation...
  • Elaine : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the oil painting, "Elaine", done by Ng Eng Teng in 1963. It shows a Caucasian woman wearing a coat with a fur collar. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Young woman : half-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of an oil painting done by Ng Eng Teng in 1955, entitled "Young Woman". It shows a young woman with shoulder-length hair and wearing a white top. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Isa Kamari : half-length portrait

    Personalities
    This is a cropped shot of Isa Kamari, a recipient of Cultural Medallion, Literature, in 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Iskandar Jalil : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length photograph of Iskandar Jalil (b. 1940, Singapore -). He is a highly-regarded local ceramist who uses fine clay to develop bowls and pots into art works, integrating Japanese and Islamic styles. He was awarded two Colombo Plan scholarships, to study textiles in India (1962) and ceramic...
  • Blind woman : half-length portrait

    Arts · Personalities · Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001 · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the oil painting, "Blind Woman", done by Ng Eng Teng circa 1960. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB.
  • S. Varathan : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    Pictured here is Mr. S. Varathan, a National Arts Council Cultural Medallion Recipient in 1984. He formed the Singapore Indian Artistes’ Association, compiled his drama experiences in books, researched on the development of Tamil theatre in Singapore, in addition to taking on the role as an advisor guiding the younger...
  • Choo Hoey : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length photo shot of Choo Hoey, founder and conductor emeritus of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra (SSO). He was also its resident conductor and music director from 1979 to 1996. He was one of the recipients of the inaugural Cultural Medallion in 1979. Title devised by Library staff.