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Studio portrait of writer Milovan Glišić

Studio portrait of writer Milovan Glišić, © Museum of Theater Art of SerbiaenlargeStudio portrait of writer Milovan Glišić, © Museum of Theater Art of Serbia


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Object:Studio portrait of writer Milovan Glišić
Description:Vignetted upper-body shot of a man with a 'šubara' (winter hat) and a walking stick.
Comment:Milovan Dj. Glišić (1847, Gradac – 1908, Dubrovnik) was a Serbian writer, dramatist, translator, and literary theorist. From 1881 until 1898 he was the dramatic advisor of the Royal Serbian National Theatre in Belgrade (founded in 1868 by Jovan Đorđević). Under his leadership the theatre offered quality performances at popular prices and at times convenient for the general public. He is sometimes referred to as the Serbian Gogol.
Date:Not before 1892, Not after 1893
Creator:Jovanović, Milan, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 161mm x 106mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:180 Total Culture > 184 Cultural Participation
290 Clothing
300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
Copyright:Muzej Pozorišne Umetnosti Srbije
Archive:Museum of Theater Art of Serbia, Inv. No.: II-52
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Ana Djordjevic