Reting Regent with dogs at Dekyi Lingka

Reting Regent with dogs at Dekyi Lingka

BMR.6.8.49 (Transparency colour)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo


Named Person

Reting Rinpoche


Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

Reting Regent, Thubten Jamphel Yeshe Gyaltsen, seated in a chair and holding a puppy. There is another dog at his feet. The photograph is taken in the garden of Dekyi Lingka. The chair he is sitting on has been placed on a carpet on the grass.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Transparency Colour


Hugh E. Richardson

Other Information

Technical Information - The camera used to take this collection of colour slides (Dufay colour) were a Zeiss Super Ikonta and a Reflex Korelle. [KC 09/10/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Typewritten handlist entitled 'Hugh Richardson Collection, The British Museum. Photographs taken between 1936-50. Cameras: Zeiss Super Ikonta, Reflex Korelle. 300 colour slides (Dufay colour); copies made Jan. 1995.
[no.] 49. The Reting Regent (ruled 1934-41) died in prison in 1947 after a conspiracy against his successor. This photo was taken between 1936-40.' [KC 10/10/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Reting Regent with dogs at Dekyi Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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