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Odalisque
   means   
A Female Slave or Concubine in a Harem
Esp. in the seraglio of the Sultan of Turkey (now hist.). In extended use: an exotic, sexually attractive woman; a representation of a sexually attractive figure in art.
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
   painted   
La Grande Odalisque
1814, oil on canvas; Louvre, Paris
Edvard Grieg
   composed   
"The Odalisque"






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