A family travelling along a road outside Lhasa

A family travelling along a road outside Lhasa

2001.35.396.36.7 (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Evan Yorke Nepean


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

November 23rd 1936?


Lhasa Area >

Accession number


Image Dimensions

90 x 58 mm

Nepean describes this image as being of a man and his wife with their servants arriving in Lhasaan

Further Information

Photographic Process


Date Acquired

Loaned August 2002

Donated by

Judy Goldthorp


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Lady Nepean

This Image also appears in another collection


Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 'Man, wife and servants arriving in Lhasa'. [MS 30/07/2006]

Other Information - Dates

Other Information - Dates: It is possible that this photograph was taken on the occasion of the Reting Regent's return to Lhasa in November 1936 as it has been taken from exactly the same location as that of 2001.35.194.1, a young incarnate lama, which can be dated to that day [MS 30/07/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "A family travelling along a road outside Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.396.36.7.html>.

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