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Studio portrait of a group of people in folk attire

Studio portrait of a group of people in folk attire, © Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of SciencesenlargeStudio portrait of a group of people in folk attire, © Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

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Object:Studio portrait of a group of people in folk attire
Description:Full length shot of a group of five people: A man in traditional clothes is sitting at the centre, resting his arms on an infant and on the shoulder of a boy standing between his knees. Two women wearing traditional clothes and kerchiefs are standing behind them. Painted canvas backdrop.
Comment:Verso: hand-written inscription [probably by Konstantin Josef Jireček]: "Mijaci."
Date:Not before 1880, Not after 1886
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov or Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 161mm x 110mm
Image: 135mm x 105mm
Format:Cabinet
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
560 Social Stratification
560 Social Stratification > 565 Classes
360 Settelments > 369 Urban and Rural Life
810 Science and Humanities
Bibliography:Kassabova, Anelia (2013): Inclusion and Exclusion: The Role of Photography in the Nation-Building Process in Bulgaria from Approximately 1860 to World War I. In: Demski, Dagnosław, Ildikó Sz. Kristóf, and Kamila Baraniecka-Olszewska (Eds.): Competing Eyes: Visual Encounters with Alterity in Central and Eastern Europe. Budapest: L‘ Harmattan, 132.
Copyright:Научен архив на Българската Академия на Науките
Archive:Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Inv. No.: Ф. 3К, оп. 1, а.е. 1296-4
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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