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

Studio portrait of Branislav Nušić

Studio portrait of Branislav Nušić, © National Library of Serbiaenlarge


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Object:Studio portrait of Branislav Nušić
Description:Upper body profile shot of a moustached man.
Comment:Branislav Nušić, born Alkibijad Nuša (1864, Belgrade – 1938), son of Đorđe Nuša, was a Serbian novelist of Aromanian (Cincar) descent, playwright, satirist, essayist and founder of modern rhetoric in Serbia. He graduated from the University of Belgrade's Law School and also worked as a journalist and a civil servant. Shortly after being appointed the secretary of Ministry of Education in 1900, Nušić became head dramaturgist of the National Theatre in Belgrade and was later appointed a head of the Serbian National Theatre in Novi Sad and of the National Theater in Sarajevo. In 1913, he founded a theater in Skopje and was appointed first head of the Art Department of the Ministry of Education after WWI.
Date:Not after 1891
Creator:Jovanović, Milan, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 210mm x 140mm
Technique:ocher toned
Keywords:180 Total Culture > 181 Ethos
180 Total Culture > 184 Cultural Participation
200 Communication > 204 Press
210 Records > 212 Writing
530 Arts
540 Commercialized Entertainment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
590 Familiy
630 Territorial Organisation > 632 Towns
650 Government Activities > 654 Research and Development
690 Justice > 693 Legal and Judicial Personnel
870 Education
Copyright:Narodna Biblioteka Srbije
Archive:National Library of Serbia, Inv. No.: F416
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Ana Djordjevic