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

Studio portrait of a woman in folk dress

Studio portrait of a woman in folk dress, © Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BASenlargeStudio portrait of a woman in folk dress, © Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BAS

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Object:Studio portrait of a woman in folk dress
Description:Full length shot from behind of a woman in traditional folk costume with traditional peasant shoes (tsarvuli), a kerchief and a lot of braids, standing between stones. Painted canvas backdrop, which creates the illusion of the scene being set in nature.
Comment:Archival notes: "Woman's dress from Pirdop, Sofia district."
Date:Not before 1886, Not after 1892
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 162mm x 108mm
Image: 138mm x 99mm
Format:Cabinet
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
360 Settelments > 369 Urban and Rural Life
Copyright:Институт за етнология и фолклористика с Етнографски музей - АЕИМ, БАН
Archive:Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BAS, Inv. No.: aeim 1087
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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