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

Studio portrait of Zorka Vlajić with her children Božidar, Lujka and Danica

Studio portrait of Zorka Vlajić with her children Božidar, Lujka and Danica, © Museum of Applied Artenlarge

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Object:Studio portrait of Zorka Vlajić with her children Božidar, Lujka and Danica
Description:Framed full-length shot of a woman sitting on a parapet. She is embracing two girls, who are sitting on either side of her. A boy is standing beside her and the youngest child. All of them are dressed in town attire. Painted canvas backdrop.
Comment:In 1919 Zorka Vlajić, née Milojković, became president of the Maternity Association, founded in 1904. Her daughter Lujka married the son of the famous Croatian realist painter Vlaho Bukovac. Zorka's son Božidar became a famous Yugoslav politician. Photograph kept in a photo album that probably belonged to Ranko Petrović, professor at the First Belgrade High School.
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Date:Not after 1906
Location:Belgrade
Country:Serbia
Type:Photograph
Creator:Jovanović, Milan, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 320mm x 239mm
Image: 198mm x 120mm
Format:Boudoir
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
530 Arts > 5311 Visual Arts
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
590 Familiy
640 State
660 Political Behavior
740 Health and Welfare > 741 Philanthropic Foundations
740 Health and Welfare > 748 Social Work
850 Infancy and Childhood
880 Adolescene, Adulthood, and Old Age
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Muzej Primenjene Umetnosti
Archive:Museum of Applied Art, Inv. No.: 14154
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Ana Djordjevic
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