Street in Seiyun

Photographer: Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
Date of Photo: November 9-20, 1947
Continent: Asia
Geographical Area: Western Asia (Middle East and Near East)
Country: Yemen
Region/Place: Hadhramawt Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩaḑramawt]; Wadi Hadhramawt [Wādī Ḩaḑramawt]; Seiyun
Cultural Group: Arab
Format: Film Negative 35mm
Size: 35 mm
Acquisition: Wilfred Patrick Thesiger - Accepted as Art in Lieu of Inheritance Tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Pitt Rivers Museum, March 2004


View of a street in Seiyun, with a palm tree in the foreground.

Publications history

Contemporary Publication - This image has been published in Wilfred Thesiger, Crossing the Sands (Dubai, 1999), p.91: 'A young boy in the courtyard of a Saiwun house.' [PG 30/10/2008]