H. Staunton ?
1940 - 1941
Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka
111 x 67 mm
Print gelatin silver
Notes on print/mount - "Velox" is printed in black ink on the back of the print as is the number 619, in red. "Tibetan glamour girls" is written in black ink in Staunton's hand and the same in capital letters in black biro. [KC 7/11/2005]
Research publication - This image is reproduced in Clare Harris and Tsering Shakya, 2003 Seeing Lhasa , Chigago, Serindia, p. 63. The caption reads, "Three female members of the Lhasa aristocracy seated on chairs with their young children sitting crosslegged at their feet. The caption written by Staunton on the reverse reads: 'Tibetan Glamour Girls.'"[KC 7/11/2005]
Other Information - People: According to T. the three women are (left - right): Chang-ngo-pa's daughter, Kapshoba's wife and Ramba Lhacham who married into the Ringang family. [KC 7/11/2005]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Seated aristocratic women with children at their feet" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_19188.8.131.52.html>.
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