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Индийская христианка - сестра милосердия. Бомбей

Hindu Christian Medical Lady - Bombay Now and then I have a sudden love for prim Victorian looking sari blouses.

An unusual postcard view dated 1909 shows two saree-wrapped young ladies in a studio setting. No blouses can be seen because of the closely draped sarees, and other details are a little indistinct. The effect is quite atmospheric, muted and sublime. A large-scale geometric design on the seated model’s saree glows silkily, while the carpet behind adds a dark richness as well. I’d believe they are sisters, but we really don’t know anything.

An unusual postcard view dated 1909 shows two saree-wrapped young ladies in a studio setting. No blouses can be seen because of the closely draped.

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