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

Half length seated portrait of ...

Half length seated portrait of ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Half length seated portrait of Bil Ghaith, one of Wilfred Thesiger's Hejaz guides, in the region of Jabal Dhahran or the Bani Malik Mountains. Bil Ghaith, a teenaged boy from the Harb Bedouin tribe of the Wadi al Ahsabah, accompanied Wilfred Thesiger on his 1946 and 1947 journeys through the Hejaz region.

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
Saudi Arabia
Jizan Province [Minţaqat Jīzān]; Bani Malik Mountains [Jabal Banī Mālik] - Jizan Province [Minţaqat Jīzān]; Jabal Dhahran [Jabal Z̧ahrān]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Harb
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
June 21-24, 1947

© 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