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All the prints sold here are genuine reproductions of the original items listed here. They are shipped with greatest care.
Movieposters are always genuine originals and shipped in a strong tube.
A few original engravings - true museum pieces - can be purchased as well, prices on demand.
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type: postcard
width in cm:17.0
height in cm: 26.0
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'Danseuse Arabe' is written on the front. In reality the dancer is male. He's a Turkisch Köçek dressed as a women.
Their performances were very popular in Istanbul. They dance on a rhythmic 9/8 pattern called karsilama. This dance is very much en vogue in the Balkan region too where it is known under the name cocek in Serbia and kucek in Bulgaria.
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