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

Studio portrait of a woman

Studio portrait of a woman, © The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Artenlarge


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Object:Studio portrait of a woman
Description:Full-length shot of a woman wearing urban clothes with traditional elements, a felt hat (fez), a Bajader belt (Badem pafte), jewelry and trousers with low, baggy croches (dimije). Painted canvas backdrop.
Comment:Probably a Catholic woman from Mostar.
Date:Not before 1900, Not after 1905
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Cesar, Vlado, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 109mm x 67mm
Image: 93mm x 58mm
Format:Carte de visite
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
Copyright:Österreichisches Museum für Volkskunde
Archive:The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art, Inv. No.: ÖMV/pos/1075
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler