A favourite of the Reting Regent

A favourite of the Reting Regent

2001.35.177.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Evan Yorke Nepean


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

October 1st 1936?


Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka

Accession number


Image Dimensions

90 x 58 mm

A young monk described in Nepean's caption as a favourite of the Reting Regent

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

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Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 2-177; 15; 505 [printed in black ink]. [KC 30/07/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: Caption for this image in Nepean's album (see Same Image As) - 'The Regent's favourite'. [MS 30/07/2006]

Other Information - Dates

Other Information - Dates: See 2001.35.348.1, a related image taken by Frederick Spencer Chapman in the Nepean collection at the PRM, for information about dating [MS 05/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "A favourite of the Reting Regent" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.177.1.html>.

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