Costume Arabian girl in 1843. Jeune fille Arabe. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
A Syrian girl in traditional dress at a spring in 1902.
Arab caravan in the Sahara desert during a sandstorm,- The Simoom. Simoom, Arabic: سموم samūm, is the local term for a sand storm in the North African-Arab region. Originating from the… Read More
Berber from Algeria, North Africa. Moorish nomads.
Traditional Moorish costumes 1850s. Gallery: Les nations. Album des Costumes De Tous les Pays. Par Alexandre Lacauchie. Paris. Maison Martinet. Haute Cœur frères 41, Rue Vivienne et 146, Rue de Rivoli… Read More
Ar-Rifa’ min Ar-Ruku’, or Inclination. The life of Muhammad. From the book: “The life of Muhammad the prophet of Allah”, by E. Dinet and Sliman ben Ibrahim; illustrated by E. Dinet.
Almeh Egypt belly dancer. Painted by Charles Bargue (1825-1883) . French Almée synonymous with belly dancer. Was the name of a class of courtesans or female entertainers in Arab Egypt.
Costume Arabian Noble man in 1843. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
Arab plucking a thorn from his foot. Painted by Leon Bonnat. Bedouin in traditional burnous.
An Arabian woman in traditional clothing and jewelry. Source: Living Races of Mankind. A popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts, and ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout… Read More