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Collection by Ege Ulukaya

The Sentinel - Jean Lecomte du Nouy 1842 (Orientalism) HQ-quality Source by Islamic Paintings, Indian Paintings, Classic Paintings, Beautiful Paintings, Art Arabe, Arabian Art, Realistic Paintings, Islamic Art, Indian Art

10 Orientalist Paintings by Artists from the 19th Century, with footnotes, #13

Orientalism is a term that is used for the depiction of aspects in Middle Eastern cultures. It refers to the works of the Western artists on Oriental subjects, produced from their travels in Western Asia, during the 19th century. Depictions of Islamic "Moors" and "Turks" can be found in Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque art. A creative apprehension of a completely different world with its own laws, customs, special attitude towards life and death, love, feelings, and beauty. Wikipedia/Yana…