BMR.126.96.36.199 (Album Print black & white)
Frederick Spencer Chapman
Hugh E. Richardson
September 8th 1936?
Lhasa > Lingkhor
Print gelatin silver
British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37
Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson
C.4.8 [view film roll]
F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum
Other Information - Album: This image appears alongside 3 others on page 50 of Hugh Richardson's album 'Lhasa 1936' [MS 26/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Close-up of 4 headed Buddha painting'
Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'C.4.' seem all to have been taken during September and early October 1936 and comprise a group of negatives containing images of soldiers, turning prayer wheel, horns and rock paintings, paintings, Dr Morgan and mission hospital, beggar with skull and drum, monks outside Sera, a meat seller, and water tanks. [MS 13/03/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Rock carvings on the Lingkhor" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMR.188.8.131.52.html>.
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