Tsendro valley below Nezhi in Lhodrag region in south Tibet

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2001. (Print)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Lhodrag Region > Nezhi

Accession number


Image Dimensions

56 X 45 mm

Tsendro river (bstan 'gro chu) valley near Nezhi (gnas bzhi) running through wide valley with fields and some houses dotted about. Watchtowers are also visible.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Donated August 2001

Donated by

The executors of the estate of Hugh E. Richardson


Richardson's 1950 Lhodrag tour

Other Information

Notes on print - 'Chaparchu (Tsen dro chu) below Gnas Gzi' is written over the same in pencil in Richardson's hand and '611' and 'Velox' in an oval are stamped in black. [KC 28/4/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative album - '4 LHOBRAG 1950' 'Gongkar. Dzaring La. Lha khang Dzong. Sras. Pemaling Tso. Ku la kangri.' written in white in Richardson's hand.

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative index '4' - Folio 23. 'Below Gnas bzhi'

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - 'Album 4: Journey starting at Gong-dkar rdzong on Gtsang-po, 29.18 N. 90.48. E.' [nos] 22/23. Valley of Btsan-'gro chu, below Gnas bzhi.'

Other Information - Dates

Other Information - Dates: The date is derived from Richardson’s negative album No.4, the cover of which is marked with ‘Lhobrag 1950’. These images seem all to have been developed as part of a batch arising from a trip to Mug, Lhobrag etc in 1950. [MS 22/12/2005]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Tsendro valley below Nezhi in Lhodrag region in south Tibet" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.>.

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