James Guthrie and Lobsang Samten beside a willow tree

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2001. (Print)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo

1945 - 1950

Named Person

James Guthrie, Lobsang Samten


Lhasa Area

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 60 mm

A monk Lobsang Samten and James Guthrie beside a willow tree in the countryside near Lhasa. Guthrie, who was the Civil Surgeon Bhutan and Tibet from 1945 onwards, is wearing a suit.

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. "James Guthrie and Lobsang Samten beside a willow tree" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.>.

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