1998.285.277.1 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
Lhasa > View from Potala
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
'Portrait of the Dalai Lama', Sir Charles Bell, London: Collins, 1946 [view list of illustrations]
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] L. [Subject of Chapter] Lhasa [Subject of Illustration] H.253 (r) A part of Lhasa town from the Potala, the quarter nearest the river. In winter. [Remarks] L.236 (D. L.)"
Other Information - Related Images: This image forms the right side of a panorama. The left side can be seen in 1998.285.282
Contemporary Publication - This image was published in 'Portrait of the Dalai Lama', Sir Charles Bell, London: Collins, 1946, as a panorama between pages 232 and 233 [MS 20/05/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Lhasa seen from the Potala" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.277.1.html>.
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