1998.285.302 (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
'The People of Tibet', Sir Charles Bell, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1928 [view list of illustrations]
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] L. [Subject of Chapter] Lhasa [Subject of Illustration] (bk) View across Kyi Chu Valley from Potala Sho, a corner of which shows to the left. Some of the parks with which the plain is dotted can be seen. [Remarks] Missing [handwritten in blue ink]"
Contemporary Publication - Published in 'The People of Tibet', Bell, C. A., Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1928, facing p.264:"View across the Kyi Chu from the Potala. Some of the ling-kas , with which the valley is dotted, can be seen." [MS 10/9/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Kyichu Valley from Potala with Potala Sho" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.302.html>.
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