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Arabian Dancer. L'orientaliste L'orientaliste
Title: The Arabian Dancer (2008)
Medium: oil on canvas (unframed)
Style: Orientalism
Signed by the artist
Size 12 X 6 inches chunky canvas

The scene of this painting depicts a Middle Eastern dance, in the West known as “danse du ventre” which was applied to the dance in the Victorian era.

The female exotic dancer is drapped in a traditional exotic dress, white flowing chiffon with a colourful vivid pink and mauve silk waist sash, matching mauve bodice and head scarf her pose and costume suggests elegance, while performing a traditional oriental dance in bare feet. The dancer is waving pink scarf rippling through the air as she dances.

To the right of the dancer, is a traditional richly decorated arabic coffee table with flowers, fallen spent flower petals scattered upon the lush rich brown rug with the dancer's shoes.

The oil painting is captured on a small chunky canvas 12 X 6 inches by artist r m Lawrence.

This work is a unique original work of art - Painting by L'Orientaliste (United Kingdom), Oil on Canvas. The work has a rectangular shape, Its dimensions are 30.5x15.2 cm. The artist's signature is present on the artwork.
Arabian Dancer
Modern and Contemporary Art,  Paintings,  Oil
Author: L'orientaliste
15.2 x  30.5 cm  /   6 x  12 in
Themes: Women  /   Origin: Arts of the Middle East  /   Genre: Orientalism  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Original  /   Mounting: On Canvas  /  
Posted: october 8, 2020 / Modified: october 8, 2020
Copyright L'orientaliste

Marisol Usandegi
Premium members Marisol Usandegi , October 9
Fantastica realizacion.
Arabian Dancer
Price not public
Private collection
Artist Painter 
London, United Kingdom
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