BMR.188.8.131.52 (Album Print black & white)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Hugh E. Richardson
September 19th 1936?
Print gelatin silver
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson
CQ.38 [view film roll]
F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum
Notes on print/mount - The reference 'C-Q-38' has been written on the back of the print. A small, encircled number '4' has also been written in pencil in the bottom right hand corner of the back of the print [MS 18/2/2005]
Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Old beggar' [MS 16/03/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CQ' comprise a group of negatives containing images of beggars, Kundeling monastery, Potala, telephoto views of Potala, Tibetan dancers, Tibetan band, dancing girls, Tibetan telegraph master, female 'body cutters', old city magistrate and an Austin car. They seem to have been taken during the period September 17th - 19th 1936 [MS 16/03/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Old monk in Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMR.184.108.40.206.html>.
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