1998.286.42.1 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell or Rabden Lepcha?
Sir Charles Bell
Tsendron Kusho's younger brother
Lhasa Area > Tsendron Kusho's House
78 x 103
Eating and Drinking
Negative Quarter Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford
Lantern Notches on right side
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections
'Portrait of the Dalai Lama', Sir Charles Bell, London: Collins, 1946 [view list of illustrations]
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] VII. [Subject of Chapter] The Regent and Central Government [Subject of Illustration] Q33. (j) A room in the Dala Lama's A.D.C.'s (Tsen-dron's) house. His younger brother and two monk friends drinking tea and talking. The brother is on the right. Between the two cups of tea on the table is a Tibetan inkpot. [Remarks] L.56 (Y in L)"
Contemporary Publication - Published in 'Portrait of the Dalai Lama', Bell, C. A., London: Collins, 1946, facing p.309 (top):"Tibetans conversing."
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Tsendron Kusho's brother with two monks " 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.286.42.1.html>.
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