Domestic dwellings of officials in Lhasa

Domestic dwellings of officials in Lhasa

2001.35.328.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Frederick Spencer Chapman


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

September 16th 1936?



Accession number


Image Dimensions

82 x 107 mm

Domestic dwellings of officials outside Lhasa.

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

Previous Catologue Number


Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 'Typical dwellings of officials outside Lhasa; ink no: 100; pencil no: C0/17.'; from an envelope marked 'Scenes around Lhasa and the Norbhu Lingka = Jewel Park, the summer palace' [KC 14/08/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: Although this photograph is identified on the back as being 'CO.17', there is no caption listed in Chapman's handlists [see PRM Manuscripts Collection] with this reference. Other images prefixed with 'CO.' were taken on September 16th 1936 [MS 14/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Domestic dwellings of officials in Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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