Andreyev, Alexandre ed: TIBET IN THE EARLIEST PHOTOGRAPHS BY RUSSIAN TRAVELLERS 1900-1901. New Delhi, 2013. 201 pp. 50 pp. full page b/w plates. B/w text illustrations. 22x28 cm. Cloth.
Presents a unique collection of 50 black-and-white photographs taken by two Russian travellers in Tibet in 1900-1901 at the request of the Imperial Russian Geographical Society. The images are believed to include the earliest photographs of Lhasa and other famous religious sites of Tibet. An interesting text accompanies, detailing the journeys of the two travellers, Tsybikov and Norzunov.
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 185 in printed List 188.
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