Street in Lhasa near Barkhor

Street in Lhasa near Barkhor

2001.35.396.29.2 (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Evan Yorke Nepean


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

September 1936?


Lhasa > Barkhor

Accession number


Image Dimensions

90 x 58 mm

Street in Lhasa near the Barkhor, possibly near one of the entrances to the Jokhang. Religious texts for sale. A crowd of onlookers watch the photographer

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


This Image also appears in another collection

2001.35.158.1 1998.131.277

Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 'Lhasa city. Prayers for sale'. [MS 30/07/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: The negative for this image is in the Frederick Spencer Chapman collection at the PRM. 'YN.41' has been scratched into the negative in the bottom left hand corner [MS 16/03/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Street in Lhasa near Barkhor" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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