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Egyptian People - 1909

Egyptian People - still part of the British Colonial Empire at the time

Egyptian women 1923

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A pretty Egyptian woman wearing a burqu’ ca A look at the historical context of the veil in Egypt, insightful article written by Ahdaf Soueif in 2001 for the Guardian.

Orientalism ~ Veiled Egyptian Girl, Cairo by John Frederick Lewis, circa 1840

Veiled Egyptian Girl (Ottoman Empire, Eyalet of Mishr, Cairo) -John Frederick Lewis (Painter, CE British)

bedouin ✔

And when two such people encounter each other, and their eyes meet, the past and the future become unimportant.