1998.285.132.1 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
120 x 163 mm
Negative glass plate gelatin , Negative Half Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford.
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
Royal Central Asiatic Society
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] XIX. [Subject of Chapter] The Traders. [Subject of Illustration] H.115 (v) A market stall in Lhasa. [Remarks] L.91 [lantern slide 91]"
Technical Information - There may have been use of an intensifying film over parts of the image on the emulsion side of the glass plate negative, especially to enhance the stall. However, this is not certain although it corresponds with other uses of such techniques by Bell in the collection [MS 26/5/2004]
Contemporary Publication - Published in 'The Religion of Tibet', Bell, C. A., Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931, facing p.216:"A Street in Lhasa."
Other Information - Publications: The published version of this image, as seen in The Religion of Tibet , Bell, C. A., Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931, facing p.216, has apparently been amended to erase the blurred figure on the right hand side [MS 13/9/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Market stall in Lhasa street" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.132.1.html>.
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