2001.35.332.1 (Print Black & White)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Evan Yorke Nepean
September 6th 1936
Lhasa > Norbu Lingka
107 x 71 mm
Loaned August 2002
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
CB.3 [view film roll]
Notes on print/mount - 'Important private residence, Lhasa (outskirts). Tsering; ink no: 114; pencil no: CB/3; 48; blue no: '; 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]: 'Top part and porch of new palace L.' [MS 14/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CB' taken on the British Mission to Lhasa in 1936 - 37 comprise a group of negatives containing images of yak hide boats and horses on and in the Tsangpo river, gifts being offered, Mission and Tibetan officials, scenes along the banks of the river and near Chusul and a ‘monastery village’ near Chusul. The collection of images have been given the heading ‘Army and Navy Prints’ at the top of Chapman’s hand-written list. They were taken on September 6th - 7th 1936 [MS 14/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Part of the Norbu Lingka " 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.332.1.html>.
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