Mission members and Taring family at their home

Mission members and Taring family at their home

2001.35.353.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Philip Neame


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

August 16th 1936

Named Person

Raja Taring, Sir Basil Gould, Hugh Richardson, Dr Morgan, Evan Nepean, Gyaltsen


Gyantse Region > Taring House

Accession number


Image Dimensions

82 x 107 mm

The Taring family with members of the British Mission under Sir Basil Gould, outside the Taring family's house on the outskirts of Gyantse, where they hosted lunch for the Mission members on the day they departed for Lhasa. Here

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Loaned August 2002

Donated by

Judy Goldthorp


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Lady Nepean

Previous Catologue Number

[PN] P 17 In publication
'Lhasa Mission 1936, Diary of Events', P. Neame, H. Richardson, F. S. Chapman, Government of India Political Department [Note: photographs for October 18th - November 4th 1936 are not included as their relationship to text is not detailed; see Mission Diary text for details of images] [see photos in publication]
[PN] P 17 [view loan photo]

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For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Mission members and Taring family at their home" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.353.1.html>.

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