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Bishop Nathanael Zografski

Bishop Nathanael Zografski, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeBishop Nathanael Zografski, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Bishop Nathanael Zografski
Description:Half length portrait of a seated man in an Orthodox priest's vestment with insignias of honour.
Comment:Bishop Nathanael Zografski, born Nesho Stoyanov Boykikev (1820 - 1906), was a cleric, writer, and revolutionary. He was one of the first promoters of literature in modern Bulgaria. He became Bishop of Ohrid (1874 - 1880) and of Plovdiv (from 1891 until his death). Nathanael Zografski was a member of the Bulgarian Literary Society (renamed "Bulgarian Academy of Sciences" in 1911). Nathanael is considered ethnic Macedonian in the Republic of Macedonia.
Date:Not before 1890, Not after 1892
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 165mm x 111mm
Image: 141mm x 100mm
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 220
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova