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Group picture of the Jovanović family

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Object:Group picture of the Jovanović family
Description:Outdoor photograph of a group of five people. An elderly woman is holding a boy in shorts and T-shirt by his arm. Next to them, a man has lifted up a girl, while a woman with short hair, wearing a floral dress, is approaching in the background. They have been photographed in a garden in front of a wall overgrown with ivy. All of them are smiling.
Comment:The people in the picture are: Darinka Jovanović, née Hadži Kostić, wife of Milan Jovanović; their grandson Milan; their son Dušan; their granddaughter Soja and Dušan's wife. Milan Jovanović (1863, Vršac – 1944, Belgrade) was one of the most influential photographers of his generation and worked as a court photographer in his studio in Belgrade.
Date:Not after 1930
Creator:Jovanović, Milan, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 140mm x 90mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:130 Geography > 137 Flora
210 Records > 215 Photography
290 Clothing
300 Adornment
340 Structures > 343 Outbuildings
510 Living Standards and Routines > 517 Leisure Time Activities
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
590 Familiy
600 Kinship > 603 Grandparents and Grandchildren
850 Infancy and Childhood
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Bibliography:Malić, Goran. "Milan Jovanović, fotograf". Beograd: SANU, 1997.
Copyright:Muzej Primenjene Umetnosti
Archive:Museum of Applied Art, Inv. No.: 20187
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Ana Djordjevic