The Shengo and Abbots of Drepung monastery

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2001. (Print)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo


Named Person

Drepung Abbots, Drepung Shengo


Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 60 mm

The three Shengo (with padded shoulders) and five Abbots of Drepung monastery in the garden of Dekyi Lingka. The garden wall is directly behind them and there is a narrow slatted, slung bridge over a narrow canal in the foreground on the right.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Donated August 2001

Donated by

The executors of the estate of Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh E. Richardson

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "The Shengo and Abbots of Drepung monastery" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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