Peranakan wedding portrait

This photograph shows the groom standing beside his bride, who has her feet placed on a footrest. 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
20th century
Region
Penang
Dimension
Image size: 19.5 x 14.0 cm, Frame size: 35.2 x 29.0 cm
Accession No.
2017-00787
Collection of
Peranakan Museum
Category
Photographs and Negatives