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Studio portrait of D. Nikolov

Studio portrait of D. Nikolov, © National Museum of Military History SofiaenlargeStudio portrait of D. Nikolov, © National Museum of Military History Sofia


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Object:Studio portrait of D. Nikolov
Description:Full length portrait of a man wearing a military uniform and a fur cap. He is holding a long rifle with a bayonet in his right hand. He is standing between two artificial rocks in front of a painted canvas backdrop. Verso: hand-written signature and date in Bulgarian.
Comment:Probably Dimitar Nikolov, a Bulgarian officer, who fought in the Serbo-Bulgarian War of 1885.
Date:Not before 1885.12.20
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 197mm x 90mm
Image: 184mm x 90mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
700 Armed Forces
710 Military Technology
720 War
Copyright:Национален Военноисторически Музей
Archive:National Museum of Military History Sofia, Inv. No.: 22
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova