2001.35.325.1 (Print Black & White)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Evan Yorke Nepean
September 2nd - 3rd 1936?
Lhasa Area > Potala
105 x 80 mm
Loaned August 2002
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
CM.24 [view film roll]
Notes on print/mount - 'ink no: 96; pencil no: CM/24; blue no: 21'; from an envelope marked 'Scenes around Lhasa and the Norbhu Lingka = Jewel Park, the summer palace' [KC 14/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Potala and smoke over Lhasa early morning'; PRM Manuscripts Collection: ‘List of Tibetan Prints and Negatives’ - Book 2: ‘4/2 - Early morning sunlight on Potala shining through yak dung smoke’ [MS 14/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CM' taken on the British Mission to Lhasa in 1936 comprise a group of negatives containing images of Drepung Monastery, shengnoes at Drepung, river behind Dekyi Lingka, Pargo Kaling, Chakpori, Turquoise Bridge, boats, Potala, ‘air views’ [MS 14/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "View of Potala from hills " 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.325.1.html>.
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