Coronavirus (COVID-19) While museums are closed, the Pitt Rivers Museum prints site is fully operational and we have added an FAQ page here.

View of a dhow (sailboat) ...

View of a dhow (sailboat) ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of a dhow (sailboat) sailing by the beach in the city of Dubai. In the near right distance three men sail in a small dhow along the shoreline. In the central distance a few more boats sit on the shoreline near large sand banks. In the right distance one and two storey buildings line the oceanfront.

Due to the nature of these images, prints will reproduce any signs of age, wear or damage that occurred before they were archived by the Pitt Rivers Museum.

Image Details

Accession Number
Film Negative 35mm
United Arab Emirates
Dubai Emirate; Dubai City
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March - April 1950

© Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford

buy a print

Select print type
Select size
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas