2001.35.359.1 (Print Black & White)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Evan Yorke Nepean
September 18th 1936?
Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka
106 x 81 mm
Loaned August 2002
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
CQ.11 [view film roll]
Notes on print/mount - 'Dancing "Girls"'; [ink no:] 53; [pencil no:] CQ/11; [blue no:] 53F'; from an envelope marked 'Chang Girls, Fat Monks, Dancing Girls, Mummers'. [KC 07/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Ditto [3 Tibetan dancers]' [MS 07/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CQ' taken on the British Mission to Lhasa in 1936 - 37 comprise a group of negatives containing images of beggars, Gundeling monastery, Potala, telephoto views of Potala, Tibetan dancers, Tibetan band, dancing girls, Tibetan telegraph master, female body cutters, old city magistrate, Austin car. They seem to have been taken between September 17th - 19th 1936 [MS 07/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Three women dancers in Dekyi Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.359.1.html>.
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