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Henna party (Limited edition print)

£50.00

Description

Sketch: Amal Abu Hussain [Bir Seb’a] Gaza
Embroidery: Ruba Al Behery [Bir Seb’a], Gaza

This Giclée print on canvas shows a Palestinian wedding ceremony  It starts the night before the wedding day, when women from the bride’s family and her friends gather to sing, dance, and apply temporary tattoos with henna, a plant dye.  The women wear traditional, hand-embroidered dresses.