Friday, April 06, 2007

People of the River Series

These life-like and life-size bronze sculptures from the "People of the River" series, depict the lifestyles of early inhabitants along the river. Each is a masterpiece by local sculptors. Together they form part of an open-concept museum which allows one to uncover layers of Singapore history. Clockwise: - First Generation by Chong Fah Cheong; From Chettiars to Financiers by Chern Lian Shan; The River Merchants by Dr Aw Tee Hong; A Great Emporium

First GenerationFrom Chettiars to Financiers

The River MerchantsA Great Emporium

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