Persian Gulf. From the original by D'Anville.
Engraved map, hand coloured in outline. 535 x 371 mm.
An English version of D'Anville's famous nautical chart of the Gulf from 1776. Although Bahrain is depicted, the large peninsula of Qatar is notably absent, and the coast between Bahrain and Abu Dhabi is marked "This Coast is not known".
Al-Qasimi (2nd ed.), p. 236.