2001.35.287.1 (Print Black & White)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Evan Yorke Nepean
September 3rd 1936?
Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka
106 x 72 mm
Loaned August 2002
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
CS.10 [view film roll]
Notes on print/mount - 'Tibetan ware; vase, teapots, cups; ink no: 45; pencil no: CS/10; , blue no:'; from an envelope marked 'Scenes from Regent's tour' [KC 14/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'The curio sellers'; PRM Manuscripts Collection: ‘List of Tibetan Prints and Negatives’ - Book 4: ‘25/4 - Two monk dealers in antiques visit us with their wares (probably stolen from a monastery)’ [MS 14/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CS.' taken on the British Mission to Lhasa 1936-37 comprise a group of negatives containing images of patients from Dr Morgan’s hospital, Mir Khan, curio sellers, bookshops, street scenes, Jokhang, willows and Chapman. They seem to have been taken on or around September 3rd 1936 [MS 14/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Monks selling curios to Mission staff" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.287.1.html>.
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