Egypt - Arab Women Visitors ("Egypte. - Femmes arabes en visite")

Unknown Egyptian, Egyptian

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early 20th century

Photo offset lithograph postcard

Overall: 3 9/16 × 5 1/2 in. (9 × 14 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

2006.18.19

Publisher

G. K. Publisher, Cairo

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, in black ink, bottom left: 1026; printed in black ink, bottom center: Egypte - Femmes arabes en visite.; printed, in black ink, along left side: G. K. - Droit reserve; printed on reverse, in black ink, top left: UNION POSTALE UNIVERSELLE / EGYPTE / CARTE POSTALE; printed, in black ink, top border: L‘adresse seule doit etre ecrite de ce cote [arabic printing]

Course History

HIST 7.2, Harem: European Imaginations and Ottoman Realities, Zeynep Turkyilmaz, Katherine Hart, Amelia Kahl, Spring 2012

Exhibition History

Black Womanhood: Images, Icons, and Ideologies of the African Body, Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-August 10, 2008; Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts, September 10-December 10, 2008; San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California, January 21-April 26, 2009.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Black Womanhood: Images, Icons, and Ideologies of the African Body, Seattle: University of Washington Press [Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College], 2008, p. 204, plate 72.

Provenance

Alexandre Przopiorski, Lyon, France; sold to present collection, 2006.

Catalogue Raisonne

G.K. no. 1026

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