David Roberts (Scotish, 1796-1864), Baalbek - Ruins of the Temple of Bacchus, 1840
Lebanese traditional dress and Dabke. Dabke is a modern Levantine Arab folk circle dance of possible Canaanite or Phoenician origin. It is a dance from Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and Palestine, and is performed at weddings and on joyous occasions.
Lebanese girl in bridal/festive costume. Ca. 1875.
"Portrait of Kahlil Gibran," Lilla Cabot Perry, ca. 1898-99, oil on canvas, 40 x 29", Telfair Art Museum.