Fred Maroon, ‘Outer Mongolia Prayer at the Gandan Monastery in Ulan Bator’, 1966, Artist's Proof

In the only Buddhist temple in Mongolia still in use, Gandan Monastery in Ulan Bator, Samantha Jones poses as lamas chant in an incense-filled chapel. Her blue cashmere stole is draped in imitation of the monks' robes.

Series: Cashmere Fashions in Mongolia 1966

Image rights: © Fred J. Maroon

About Fred Maroon

American, September 24, 1924 - November 5, 2001, New Brunswick, New Jersey, based in Washington, DC, United States