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Studio portrait of General Kaulbars with Russian and Bulgarian officers

Studio portrait of General Kaulbars with Russian and Bulgarian officers, © National Museum of Military History SofiaenlargeStudio portrait of General Kaulbars with Russian and Bulgarian officers, © National Museum of Military History Sofia

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Object:Studio portrait of General Kaulbars with Russian and Bulgarian officers
Description:Full length shot of five sitting and five standing men in military uniforms. In the first row seated: General Kaulbars in military uniform with insignia of honour, holding a sword in his left hand. Painted canvas backdrop.
Comment:Alexander von Kaulbars (1844 - 1925) was a Russian officer, who fought in the Russo-Ottoman War (1877 - 1879), and was promoted to major general in 1879. From 1878 - 1879 A. Kaulbars was a member of the Committee for the demarcation of the borders of the Kingdom of Serbia. In 1882 Kaulbars became Minister of War of the Principality of Bulgaria. Among the photographed are Captian Sokolnikov; Colonel Aleksandr Roediger (1853 - 1920), a Russian General and Deputy Minister of War of the Principalilty of Bulgaria; Lieutenant Konstantin Pavlovich von Renne; D-r Sava Mirkov (1850 - 1927), a Bulgarian military physician, Chief Physician of the Bulgarian Army (1882 - 1891), and member of the Bulgarian Literary Society (since 1911 called "Bulgarian Academy of Sciences"); Major Nikolay Reshetin; Major Krauze; Colonel Mironov.
Date:Not before 1881, Not after 1885
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov or Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 277mm x 357mm
Image: 222mm x 307mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:150 Behavior Processes and Personality > 159 Life History Materials
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
530 Arts > 5310 Verbal Arts
700 Armed Forces
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
640 State > 648 International Relations
Copyright:Национален Военноисторически Музей
Archive:National Museum of Military History Sofia, Inv. No.: 55
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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