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Studio portrait of Stefan Karadzha and Vasil / Vidul Stranski

Studio portrait of Stefan Karadzha and Vasil / Vidul Stranski, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Stefan Karadzha and Vasil / Vidul Stranski, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Studio portrait of Stefan Karadzha and Vasil / Vidul Stranski
Description:Full length shot of two standing men. On the right: a man in traditional costume with a tasselled fur cap, with three different swords and holding a long rifle. On the left: a man in traditional costume with a tasselled cap and a sword hanging on his belt and holding a long rifle. Printed inscriptions on the recto: on the top: "Liberty or Death". On the bottom: "The Bulgarian Revolutionaries. Vasil Stranski / Stefan Karadzha".
Comment:Stefan Karadzha, born Stefan Todorov Dimov (1840 – 1868) was a prominent leader of rebellion against the Ottoman Empire. Vasil / Vidul Stranski (1840 - 1878) was also a voivoda, associate with Stefan Karadzha. The photograph is a copy of the original, made by Anastas Nikolov Stojanović/Karastoyanov.
Date:Not after 1868
Location:Belgrade
Country:Serbia
Type:Photograph (copy)
Creator:Stojanović/Karastoyanov, Anastas Nikolov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 96mm x 58mm
Image: 71mm x 52mm
Format:Carte de visite
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
570 Interpersonal Relations
620 Community > 629 Inter-ethnic Relations
660 Political Behavior > 669 Revolution
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Bibliography:Arhiv "BF" (1974). In: Balgarsko Foto, Vol. 5: 27
Boev, Petar (1983): Fotografskoto izkustvo v Balgaria /1856 - 1944/. Sofia: DI "Septemvri", 27.
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C 2090
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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