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Studio portrait of Archimandrite Parteniy Sofiyski

Studio portrait of Archimandrite Parteniy Sofiyski, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Archimandrite Parteniy Sofiyski, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Studio portrait of Archimandrite Parteniy Sofiyski
Description:Autographed half length shot of a seated man wearing an Orthodox priest's vestment with insignias of honour and a cross.
Comment:Parteniy Sofiyski, born Petar Popstefanov Ivanov (1844 - 1918), was a teacher and priest. He was ordained bishop in 1873. He was also Rector of the "Peter and Paul Seminary" (1882 - 1886), head of the Dioceses of Plovdiv and Lovech (1886), Bishop of Sofia, and deputy chairman of the Holy Synod (1892).
Date:Not after 1894
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 169mm x 111mm
Image: 148mm x 105mm
Format:Cabinet
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:770 Religious Beliefs
660 Political Behavior > 669 Revolution
640 State
870 Education
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: С ІІ 189
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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