This is the earliest known Hong Kong travel poster, and it sets the mood with an evocative night view across the harbour to Central and The Peak. Several of the symbols of Hong Kong we find repeatedly through the collection are seen here at the outset - in particular the Chinese sailing junk on Victoria Harbour
|Author / Creator||S. D. Panaiotaky|
|Format||1 poster : color ; 79 x 109 cm on cloth board 87 x 117 cm|
|Publisher||Hong Kong : Hong Kong Travel Association|
|HKBU Library collection||Hong Kong Travel Poster Collection|
|Keyword(s)||Clock Tower Harbors Junks Night Scenes|
|Library record||View the record in HKBU library catalogue|
Cite this image as: S. D. Panaiotaky, "Hong Kong, the Riviera of the Orient", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 10/06/2023, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/91512504h757t1.