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Studio portrait of Poliksenia and Vera Stambolova

Studio portrait of Poliksenia and Vera Stambolova, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Poliksenia and Vera Stambolova, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Studio portrait of Poliksenia and Vera Stambolova
Description:Oval framed full length shot of a sitting woman and a girl standing next to her, resting her right hand on the backrest. Both women are in light urban blouses and darker skirts. Painted canvas backdrop, which creates the illusion of the scene being set in nature.
Comment:Poliksenia Stambolova, born Stanchova, wife of Stefan Stambolov (1854 - 1895), with her daughter Vera (~ 1890 - 1941).
Date:Not before 1900
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 245mm x 193mm
Image: 131mm x 90mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
590 Familiy
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C III 1180
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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