Intimate Outsiders: The Harem in Ottoman and Orientalist Art and Travel Literature (Objects/Histories)

by Mary Roberts

Paper Book, 2007

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Available

Publication

Duke University Press Books (2007), 248 pages

Description

Comparative study of 19th-century representations of Ottoman harems that considers both the tradition of British paintings and writings about harems as well as the perspectives of Ottoman women who commissioned their own harem portraits.

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ISBN

0822339676 / 9780822339670

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