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"Ruth" story. Bethlehem woman "Ruth" as Bethlehemitess [sic]

A 20th century Palestinian woman from Bethlehem, wearing traditional dress with embroidery, is used as a stand in for the Biblical figure “Ruth.” This image doesn’t give any information about…

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"Ruth" story. "Ruth" story. "Ruth" carrying off wheat measured by "Boaz" (Sirvart), Bethlehem in background [sic]

A Palestinian woman plays the role of Ruth in a series of photographs showing scenes from the Bible. According to Issam Nassar , subjects of photographs by European photographers “were…

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