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Studio portrait of Poliksenia Stambolova with two of her children

Studio portrait of Poliksenia Stambolova with two of her children, © Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of SciencesenlargeStudio portrait of Poliksenia Stambolova with two of her children, © Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

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Object:Studio portrait of Poliksenia Stambolova with two of her children
Description:Vignetted half length shot of a woman in a dark high-necked dress and of two children in light-coloured urban clothes.
Comment:Poliksenia Stambolova, née Stanchova, wife of Stefan Stambolov, with her children Kosta and Vera (~ 1890 - 1941). Stefan Stambolov (1854 - 1895) was a Bulgarian politician, a deputy at the Bulgarian Founding Assembly of 1879, Vice Chairman and later Chairman of the Bulgarian Parliament. In 1886 Stambolov became Regent until the proclamation of Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha as Knyaz of the autonomous Principality of Bulgaria in 1887. He was also Prime Minister for seven years (1887 - 1894). Stambolov was assassinated in July 1895.
Date:Not before 1890
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 164mm x 110mm
Image: 164mm x 110mm
Format:Cabinet
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:150 Behavior Processes and Personality > 156 Social Personality
290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
560 Social Stratification
590 Familiy > 594 Nuclear Family
640 State
850 Infancy and Childhood
Copyright:Научен архив на Българската академия на науките
Archive:Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Inv. No.: Ф. 19К, оп. 2, а.е. 15-1
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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