2001.35.366.1 (Print Black & White)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Evan Yorke Nepean
October 6th 1936?
Lhasa > Chakpori
106 x 72 mm
Loaned August 2002
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
CW.18 [view film roll]
Notes on print/mount - 'Flailing barley'; [ink no:] 109; [pencil no:] CW/18; 54 [blue no:] '; from an envelope marked 'Local Types, Threshing' [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]: 'Ditto [Flailing corn]'; PRM Manuscripts Collection: ‘List of Tibetan Prints and Negatives’ - Book 4: ‘8/2 - Flauting [ sic ] barley near the two edict pagodas at foot of Potala’ [MS 14/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CW' taken on the British Mission to Lhasa in 1936-37 comprise a group of negatives containing images of the Regent’s camp, young monk with kite, flailing corn, yaks coming down street, Pargo Kaling, yaks with loads, Gundeling. This list has been identified with the letter ‘W’ rather than CW, unlike most other lists in the archive, but relates to images prefixed with ‘CW’ in the draft album. The list has been written in black ink, unlike the others which are written almost entirely in pencil. They were taken on October 6th and possibly up to October 10th 1936 [MS 14/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Flailing barley near Chakpori " 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. Accessed 23 Dec. 2014 <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.366.1.html>.
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