Group portrait of two men and two women from the Himalayan region, posing outside a stone building. All of them wear traditional garments, with the women seated and their hair braided. One of the men holds a long, wooden stick.


  • Title: Darjeeling; Group of Bhooteas
  • Creator: Samuel Bourne
  • Date Created: 1869
  • Location Created: Darjiling, India; Darjeeling, India
  • Physical Dimensions: 23.3 × 28.4 cm (9 3/16 × 11 3/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.1224.1.24
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Samuel Bourne (English, 1834 - 1912)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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