BMR.22.214.171.124 (Album Print black & white)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Hugh E. Richardson
Print gelatin silver
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson
F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum
Other Information - Album: This image appears alongside 3 others of crafts men and women at work on page 60 of Hugh Richardson's album 'Lhasa 1936' [MS 26/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Paper making (showing frame and finished paper)'; PRM Manuscripts Collection: ‘List of Tibetan Prints and Negatives’ - Book 4: ‘10/1 - Man making paper by pounding up Daphne bark with a stone and spearing on wire frame till dry’ [MS 26/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: This image is incorrectly identified as 'BH.10' in the Draft Album when it should be 'BA.10'. Images prefixed with 'BA.' comprise a group of negatives containing images of a breakfast party at Tsarong’s house, paper making, yaks and dzo grazing, Kamba dancers, football, air telephoto image of Drepung monastery, birds (vultures and lammergeyers), Regents procession at Shingdongka and winnowing [MS 26/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Making paper out of Daphne bark" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMR.126.96.36.199.html>.
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