[Title from recto of photo mount.]
Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962), United States, Austria
Subject: Yang Chi-ching (n.d.), Tibetan
Co ne Bshad grub gling, Liulin, Gansu Sheng, China
April 24, 1925
Excerpt from Joseph Francis Charles Rock diary, April 24, 1925:
“I photographed the Prince of Cho-ne in his native Tibetan dress, he wore high boots with red and blue borders, a blue fur-lined coat, and a fur cap with a cornucopia-like extension. A huge sword in his belt.” (150)
[Citation/References: Rock, Joseph Francis Charles, Diary, 1924-1927, vol. 2, Archives, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh Library.]
The Archive Collection of the Arnold Arboretum also holds the Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962) papers, 1922-1962.
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