Sheep by Dochen lake

Sheep by Dochen lake

BMR. (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Frederick Spencer Chapman


Hugh E. Richardson

Date of Photo

August 7th 1936


Khangmar Region > Dochen >

Accession number


Sheep by Dochen lake

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson

Previous Catologue Number

CH.9 [view film roll]

Related Collections

F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum

Other Information

Other Information - Album: This image appears alongside 3 others on page 69 of Hugh Richardson's album 'Lhasa 1936' [MS 26/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Sheep by Dochen lake. Semi-distant' [MS 26/08/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CH' form a group of negatives containing images of Dochen, David Macdonald, Basil Gould, Evan Nepean, Philip Neame, Kala, prayer flags and ploughing. They all appear to have been taken on August 7th and 8th 1936 [MS 10/03/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Sheep by Dochen lake" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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