|"The Arab Scribe" by J.F. Lewis, 1852|
|"The Bath" by J.L. Gerome, in the Legion of Honor, San Francisco|
|"Odalisque" by Max Nonnenbruch|
|"By order of the sultan" by Antonio Fabres|
|"Idle Moments" by Frederick Arthur Bridgman, 1875|
An odalisque waits after being chosen and prepared for the sultan's pleasure. The slave's naked body has been adorned with gold chains, bangles, and anklets, then draped in a transparent full body veil.
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