Photo Credit: photo: R. Lee
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Head of an Oriental1638
Salomon Koninck, Dutch, (1609–1656)
- exoticism - Interest in or adoption of the exotic. W
- genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
- heads (representations) - Representations of the heads of humans, animals, or mythical or legendary beings. [December 1997 descriptor added.]
- Orientalism - Characteristics of oriental art or culture appearing in Western practice. W
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