Photograph of a Peranakan couple

This photograph shows a baba sitting next to a nyonya in baju panjang. It is inscribed with ‘4/3/13.’Ranging from formal studio portraits to albums of snapshots of everyday life and stately ancestral portraits, this large group of photographs reveals the many forms of photography available and gives insight into the various aspects of the lives of Peranakans.

Date/Period
1913
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Image size: 18.0 x 10.2 cm, Object size: 23.0 x 15.5 cm
Accession No.
2017-00722
Collection of
Peranakan Museum
Category
Photographs and Negatives