Portrait of a Chinese family,1900s


Portrait of a Chinese family,1900s
This is a family photograph comprising an old patriarch seated in the centre with female adult members on his right and male adult members on his left. Standing and sitting in front of the patriarch are his grandchildren with the younger ones seated on the laps of their nannies. Title devised by Library staff.
Taken from book National Exhibition : in celebration of 25 years of nation-building, 1959-1984, page 13