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Studio portrait of famous Belgrade stage actors

Studio portrait of famous Belgrade stage actors, © Museum of Theater Art of SerbiaenlargeStudio portrait of famous Belgrade stage actors, © Museum of Theater Art of Serbia


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Object:Studio portrait of famous Belgrade stage actors
Description:Full-length shot of five men; four of them are sitting around a small table behind which the fifth one is standing. All of them are dressed in formal clothes and three are either holding or wearing hats. A painted canvas backdrop is creating the impression of the scene being set in a drawing room.
Comment:Among the people in the photograph are the following: Čiča Ilija Stanojević (1859, Belgrade – 1930, Belgrade), Milorad Gavrilović (1861 – 1931) , Svetislav Dinulović (1855, Belgrade – 1923, Zemun), and Andrija Lukić. Milorad Gavrilović became known as "The Old Gentleman". Svetislav Dinulović was director of the Royal Serbian National Theater. Čiča Ilija Stanojević was among the most popular comedians of his time, a playwright and the first Serbian film director. He produced the silent movie "Karađorđe" in 1911.
Date:Not before 1893, Not after 1896
Creator:Jovanović, Milan, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 207mm x 134mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
460 Labor > 462 Division of Labor by Gender
510 Living Standards and Routines > 516 Postures
520 Recreation
530 Arts > 536 Drama
540 Commercialized Entertainment > 545 Musical and Theatrical Productions
540 Commercialized Entertainment > 546 Motion Picture Industry
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
570 Interpersonal Relations > 572 Friendships
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Muzej Pozorišne Umetnosti Srbije
Archive:Museum of Theater Art of Serbia, Inv. No.: II-2632
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Ana Djordjevic