This painting reflects traditional dresses for Tunisian women, especially kairouan women. This dress is called 'Hayek' and is considered one of the most beautiful traditional dress. It is a traditional vestimentary mode which dissapears out more and more. Nowadays, it is still carried by the women of a certain age. It is a white cloth to be draped by a woman to cover her whole body with the addition of the 'agar', a small piece of cloth that the woman puts on her face. Some women wore it while they were traveling alone long distances outside the normal residential area. This dress was religiously or traditionally worn in traveling and traveling.