In this essay the author looks into the history of woodblock prints in Singapore. The medium had a vibrant development in the 1950s and 1960s. According to the author, these prints reflect the post-war history of Singapore and its road to independence and nationhood.

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Chengtju LIM

Location code CLP.05
Language

English

Keywords

printmakingSingapore

Publication/Creation date

2005

Source of publication

The Heritage Journal, 2005, Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 22–47

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1

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'Fragments of the Past': Political Prints of Post-war Singapore