View of Potala and Chakpori from mountainside

View of Potala and Chakpori from mountainside

2001.35.147.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Evan Yorke Nepean


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

September - December 1936


Lhasa Area

Accession number


Image Dimensions

90 x 58 mm

The plain of Lhasa with the Potala and Chakpori in the distance

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Loaned August 2002

Donated by

Judy Goldthorp


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Lady Nepean

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Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 2-147; 111; 'Lhasa plain. Potala on right; medical college on left. Kyi chu main stream in F.G.' [KC 30/07/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: Caption for this image in Nepean's album (see Same Image As) - 'Looking south to Potala from the hills'. [MS 30/07/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "View of Potala and Chakpori from mountainside" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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