[SOLD] Abu Dhabi – Watercolours – 1991

An attractive and rare volume of watercolours published to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the accession of Sheikh Zayed as Ruler of Abu Dhabi in 1966.

Colour illustrations by Robert Alcock, with accompanying text in English and Arabic.

Watercolours depict various sites in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, including forts, mosques, boatyards and other locations of historical and cultural interest.

Large-format hardcover, published by Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO) in 1991. With original dustjacket, which shows creasing and folds to edges. Small closed tear to rear of jacket.