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'Indoor costume'

'Indoor costume'


A carte-de-visite portrait of an Egyptian wearing the sort of costume favoured by women working in houses of ill-repute.

An inked inscription verso in a period hand reads Egyptienne / (intérieur) / 1869.

Photographer unidentified.
 

Code: 123896
 
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