Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s
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Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Saudi Arabia and Kuwait | 18 photographs of the oil industry, 1960s

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Lot Sold:4,375GBP

Lot Details

Description

ARABIA, OIL INDUSTRY

A collection of eighteen photographs of the oil industry, 1960s


18 silver prints (most 95 x 115mm., or the reverse; one larger press print 165 x 190mm.), unmounted, most with contemporary typed or manuscript captions on the reverse, each preserved in an archival polyester sleeve

The images include 16 of Ras Tanura oil complex in Saudi Arabia showing workers and infrastructure, one of an oil complex in Kuwait, and a view of Mukulla port in Yemen with oil drums on the quay.

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


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