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Female beggar in 'Cvetni trg'

Female beggar in 'Cvetni trg', © Photoarchive Borbaenlarge


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Object:Female beggar in 'Cvetni trg'
Description:A woman in peasant clothes, felt slippers and a headscarf is sitting on the pavement of Kralj Milan Street next to the Cvetni trg market. She is looking into the camera, leaning against an avenue tree. Several men are standing around the next tree, at some distance. More men are sitting against the wall in the background, which marks the higher level of the market.
Date:Not before 1920, Not after 1940
Location:Belgrade, Cvetni trg
Country:Serbia (contemporary)
Yugoslavia (historical)
Type:Photographic plate
Creator:Grdijan, Svetozar (probably)
Dimensions:Negative: 90mm x 130mm
Keywords:340 Structures > 344 Public Structures
150 Behavior Processes and Personality > 156 Social Personality
730 Social Problems > 735 Poverty
Copyright:Photoarchive Borba
Archive:Borba fotodokumentacija, Belgrade (Collection Vreme), Inv. No.: Borba0082
Editors:Milanka Matić, Nataša Mišković