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VIF | Visualizing Family, Gender Relations and the Body. The Balkans approx. 1860-1950

Studio portrait of Milorad Gavrilović, Milorad Petrović and Janko Veselinović

Studio portrait of Milorad Gavrilović, Milorad Petrović and Janko Veselinović, © Museum of Theater Art of SerbiaenlargeStudio portrait of Milorad Gavrilović, Milorad Petrović and Janko Veselinović, © Museum of Theater Art of Serbia

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Object:Studio portrait of Milorad Gavrilović, Milorad Petrović and Janko Veselinović
Description:Full-length shot of three men wearing formal suits and top hats. One of them is sitting on a padded arm chair. Next to him another man in half sitting and half leaning against a table, while the third man is standing behind them. A painted canvas backdrop is creating the impression of the scene being set in a drawing room.
Comment:Both Milorad Gavrilović (1861–1931) and Milorad Petrović (1865, Šabac – 1928, Skopje) were stage actors at the Royal Serbian National Theatre in Belgrade. The former was also the manager of the theater and became known as "The Old Gentleman", while the latter played the leading role in the first Serbian silent film, "Life and Deeds of Immortal Vožd Karađorđe", in 1911. Janko Veselinović (1862, Salaš Crnobarski – 1905, Glogovac) was a writer who dedicated himself to writing novels and short stories about life in the latter half of the 19th century. He also worked as associate editor and as editor for the "Srpske Novine" and "Zvezda" newspapers. He wrote plays for the Royal Serbian National Theatre in Belgrade, where he also worked as a dramatic adviser.
Date:Not before 1896, Not after 1903
Location:Belgrade
Country:Serbia
Type:Photograph
Creator:Jovanović, Milan, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 162mm x 107mm
Format:Cabinet
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
460 Labor > 462 Division of Labor by Gender
510 Living Standards and Routines > 516 Postures
520 Recreation
530 Arts > 536 Drama
540 Commercialized Entertainment > 545 Musical and Theatrical Productions
540 Commercialized Entertainment > 546 Motion Picture Industry
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
570 Interpersonal Relations > 572 Friendships
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Muzej Pozorišne Umetnosti Srbije
Archive:Museum of Theater Art of Serbia, Inv. No.: II-2636
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Ana Djordjevic
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